Software Requirements


A computer connected to a WiFi access point, with:

  • 1.5 GHz CPU
  • 512 MB RAM
  • a certified OpenGL graphics card

Supported Operating Systems

OS Version Architecture

Ubuntu 10.04 LTS (Lucid) to 11.04 (Natty)


Ubuntu Karmic is no longer officially supported.

  • 32-bit (fully tested)
  • 64-bit (under validation)

Microsoft Windows XP Service Pack 3,

Microsoft Windows 7

  • 32-bits

Mac OS X version 10.6.4 Snow Leopard,

Mac OS X version 10.7.1 Lion

  • 32-bit (fully tested)
  • 64-bit (under validation)

Not supported

Two tools are not available for all operating systems:

  • NAOsim
  • The C++ cross-compiler.

So you may have to use a virtual machine in order to use all functionalities on a single computer.

Operating System NAOsim C++ cross-compiler
Linux Ubuntu 32-bit & 64-bit Not available OK
Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard) & 10.7 (Lion) OK Not available
Windows XP 32 bits OK Not available