Installing from your distribution repositories

  • Declare redpesk repository (see doc):

  • redpesk: sudo dnf install modbus-binding afb-ui-devtools
  • Fedora: sudo dnf install modbus-binding afb-ui-devtools
  • OpenSuse: sudo zipper install modbus-binding afb-ui-devtools
  • Ubuntu: sudo apt-get install modbus-binding afb-ui-devtools

Rebuilding from source

Modbus binding dependencies

  • Declare redpesk repository (see doc):

  • From redpesk repos
    • application framework ‘afb-binder’ & ‘afb-binding-devel’
    • binding helpers ‘librp-utils-static’
    • binding helpers ‘afb-helpers4-static’
    • cmake template ‘afb-cmake-modules’
    • ui-devel html5 ‘afb-ui-devtools’
  • From your preferred Linux distribution repos
    • Libmodbus 3.1.6

Install LibModbus manually

WARNING: Fedora 33 and many distros ship the old 3.0. This binding uses the 3.1 !!!

# download from
tar -xzf libmodbus-3.1.6.tar.gz && cd libmodbus-3.1.6/
./configure --libdir=/usr/local/lib64
make && sudo make install-strip

Update conf.d/cmake/00-????-config.cmake with chosen installation directory, ex: set(ENV{PKG_CONFIG_PATH} "$ENV{PKG_CONFIG_PATH}:/opt/libmodbus-3.1.6/lib64 pkgconfig")

Modbus Binding build

git clone
mkdir build && cd build
cmake ..