Supported versions of AWS IoT Device Tester for AWS IoT Greengrass - AWS IoT Greengrass

Supported versions of AWS IoT Device Tester for AWS IoT Greengrass

This topic lists supported versions of IDT for AWS IoT Greengrass. As a best practice, we recommend that you use the latest version of IDT for AWS IoT Greengrass that supports your target version of AWS IoT Greengrass. New releases of AWS IoT Greengrass might require you to download a new version of IDT for AWS IoT Greengrass.

Note

You receive a notification when you start a test run if IDT for AWS IoT Greengrass is not compatible with the version of AWS IoT Greengrass you are using.

By downloading the software, you agree to the AWS IoT Device Tester License Agreement.

Latest IDT version for AWS IoT Greengrass

You can use the latest version of IDT for AWS IoT Greengrass with the AWS IoT Greengrass versions listed here. We recommend that you use the latest version of IDT if it supports your target AWS IoT Greengrass version.

IDT v3.0.1 for AWS IoT Greengrass
Supported AWS IoT Greengrass versions: v1.10.x, v1.9.x, v1.8.x
Software downloads:
  • IDT v3.0.1 with test suite GGQ_1.0.0 for Linux

  • IDT v3.0.1 with test suite GGQ_1.0.0 for macOS

  • IDT v3.0.1 with test suite GGQ_1.0.0 for Windows

Note

IDT does not support being run by multiple users from a shared location, such as an NFS directory or a Windows network shared folder. Doing so may result in crashes or data corruption. We recommend that you extract the IDT package to a local drive.

Release notes:
  • Added support for AWS IoT Greengrass v1.10.1.

  • Automatic updates of IDT test suite versions. IDT can download the latest test suites that are available for your AWS IoT Greengrass version. With this feature:

    • Test suites are versioned using a major.minor.patch format. The initial test suite version is GGQ_1.0.0.

    • You can download new test suites interactively in the command line interface or set the upgrade-test-suite flag when you start IDT.

    For more information, see IDT for AWS IoT Greengrass test suite versions.

  • Added list-supported-products. You can use this command to list the AWS IoT Greengrass and test suite versions that are supported by the installed version of IDT.

  • Added list-test-cases. You can use this command to list the test cases that are available in a test group.

  • Added test-id for the run-suite command. You can use this option to run individual test cases in a test group.

Test suite versions:
GGQ_1.0.0
  • Released 2020.04.02.

  • Applied new version numbering format.

Earlier IDT versions for AWS IoT Greengrass

The following earlier versions of IDT for AWS IoT Greengrass are also supported.

IDT v2.3.0 for AWS IoT Greengrass v1.10, v1.9.x, and v1.8.x

When testing on a physical device, AWS IoT Greengrass v1.10, v1.9.x, and v1.8.x are supported.

When testing in a Docker container, AWS IoT Greengrass v1.10 and v1.9.x are supported.

Software downloads:

  • IDT for AWS IoT Greengrass: Linux

  • IDT for AWS IoT Greengrass: macOS

  • IDT for AWS IoT Greengrass: Windows

Release notes:

  • Added support for Running AWS IoT Greengrass in a Docker container. You can now use IDT to qualify and validate that your devices can run AWS IoT Greengrass in a Docker container.

  • Added an AWS managed policy (AWSIoTDeviceTesterForGreengrassFullAccess) that defines the permissions required to run AWS IoT Device Tester. If new releases require additional permissions, AWS adds them to this managed policy so you don't have to update your IAM permissions.

  • Introduced checks to validate that your environment (for example, device connectivity and internet connectivity) is set up correctly before you run the test cases.

  • Improved the Greengrass dependency checker in IDT to make it more flexible while checking for libc on devices.

 

IDT v2.2.0 for AWS IoT Greengrass v1.10, v1.9.x, and v1.8.x

Software downloads:

  • IDT for AWS IoT Greengrass: Linux

  • IDT for AWS IoT Greengrass: macOS

  • IDT for AWS IoT Greengrass: Windows

Release notes:

 

IDT v2.1.0 for AWS IoT Greengrass v1.9.x, v1.8.x, and v1.7.x

Software downloads:

  • IDT for AWS IoT Greengrass: Linux

  • IDT for AWS IoT Greengrass: macOS

  • IDT for AWS IoT Greengrass: Windows

Release notes:

  • Added support for AWS IoT Greengrass v1.9.4.

  • Added support for Linux-ARMv6l devices.

 

For more information, see Support policy for AWS IoT Device Tester for AWS IoT Greengrass.