- Required tools
- Source code
- Build local docker images
- Build artifacts
- Tips and tricks
This guide will help you to download and build ThingsBoard Edge from sources. Instructions listed below are tested on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS and CentOS 7/8
This section contains installation instructions for build tools.
ThingsBoard is build using Java 11. You can use following instructions to install Java 11.
ThingsBoard build requires Maven 3.1.0+.
Please note that maven installation may set Java 7 as a default JVM on certain Linux machines. Use java installation instructions to fix this.
You can clone source code of the project from the official github repo.
# checkout latest release branch
git clone -b release-3.6 [email protected]:thingsboard/thingsboard-edge.git
Run the following command from the thingsboard edge folder to build the project:
mvn clean install -DskipTests
Build local docker images
Make sure that Docker is installed.
mvn clean install -DskipTests -Ddockerfile.skip=false
You can find debian, rpm and windows packages in the target folder:
Tips and tricks
Thingsboard Edge is quite easy to build from sources on a brand-new clear environment.
Here are some tips and tricks to boost build experience:
- clean maven cache
rm -rf ~/.m2/repository
- clean gradle cache
rm -rf ~/.gradle/caches/
- clean node modules
rm -rf ui-ngx/node_modules
- build in parallel, format headers, build docker images
mvn -T 0.8C license:format clean install -DskipTests -Ddockerfile.skip=false