Creating a Custom Application

In the previous step you have created a little application and executed it form the command line. Now make it more convenient for end users to run it: Create a Custom Application and place an icon on the desktop that users can click.

  1. In Setup, go to System > Firmware Customization > Custom Application.
  2. In the Custom Applications list, click + to add an application.

    The Desktop Integration page opens.

  3. Enter Hello Application into as the Session Name.
  4. Click Apply.
  5. Go to Settings.
  6. Enter /custom/hello/hello.sh as the Command.
  7. Click OK.

    A Hello Application icon has appeared on the desktop.

    Dektop Icon for the Custom Application

  8. Double-click the icon.

    The message window should open.