Raspberry Pi and Raspbian

It is possible to run the web editor or command line interface from Raspbian on Raspberry Pi 2 or 3 with Raspbian Jessie with Pixel.

Web editor

Starting with Raspbian Pixel, Raspbian comes with Chromium. Simply open https://makecode.microbit.org/.

Command line

The command line also works on Raspbian and allows to run a local server and/or edit programs from any text editor.

  • Node.JS 6.0 needs installed

To install all the tools,

curl -s https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Microsoft/pxt-rpi/master/install.sh | sh -