MatterSlice is the only slice engine supported on the MatterControl Touch tablets. CuraEngine and Slic3r do not run on Android.
Posts made by unlimitedbacon
RE: Unable to connect to Raspberry Pi Networked Printer
Version 1.7.1 is extremely old now. I'm not surprised that it doesn't work. Unfortunately this is the latest version available for Mac. If you have another computer with Windows you can try 2.0. Otherwise you will have to wait for the 2.0 Mac release.
RE: Installed new linux version, now I can't run MatterControl at all?
You just run
mattercontrolfrom the terminal (all lowercase) or find the MatterControl shortcut in your application menu.
The path of the actual executable file is
/usr/bin/mattercontrol. MatterControl is a Mono application, so yes the files with the
.exeextension are correct, even on Linux.
AFAIK, MatterControl has never been packages in Ubuntu's repositories. I don't know how you were ever able to install it through that method.
RE: How to Update on Ubuntu?
The file is not actually a
.tar.gzfile. It is a
.debfile. I'm not sure how it is getting the wrong extension in your case. All you need to do is rename it to MatterControlSetup-1.7.5.deb and then install it as normal. You can also just download the .deb file directly from https://www.matterhackers.com/store/l/mattercontrol/sk/MKZGTDW6.
RE: Firmware update failure
Sorry, its not setup to work on Linux. It's looking for avrdude.exe as if it were on Windows. I'll file a bug report. In the meantime, you should be able to make it work by installing avrdude as you normally would on your distribution, then make a symlink from
RE: Where is the printer config file located?
If you were logged in to your MatterControl cloud account before, then all of your printer profiles and settings will be restored when you log in again.
Otherwise, everything is kept in the application data folder, which is in
~/.local/share/MatterControlon Linux and Mac and