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Pico]OS vs. FreeRTOS
I've been considering both for my balancing robot. I chose FreeRTOS simply because it seems that more people use it and larger community often means better support, more ready...
Wednesday, 28 September 2005 - 14:23
E-ink prototyping kit
outer_space wrote:That link is being slashdotted, what is the price? I cant get it to load. I want one. $3K, available starting November, 1. If you still want one, be sure to...
Wednesday, 28 September 2005 - 14:11
Look at my hand soldered SMD programmer,help im newb..
Hmm dunno, I think I briefly sighted yours or someoneelse's (?) message posted simultaneously with mine. I noticed because the poster correctly pointed out that the buffer/latch...
Wednesday, 28 September 2005 - 12:28
Look at my hand soldered SMD programmer,help im newb..
As far as I remember, this is exactly the schematics of so-called "PonyProg-STK200". It's given on PonyProg's website and avrdude supports it too. I have modified it a little to...
Wednesday, 28 September 2005 - 11:49
tiny2313 & Ponyprog troubles - NUDE GIRLS!!!!
Whenever I start PonyProg I only see and, unfortunately, hear a nude horse. Made me switch to avrdude.
Tuesday, 27 September 2005 - 11:05
GLCD (Nokia) project...
Hmm, I wonder if I could still do that with conductive glue and itsy-bitsy wires. It's so tempting to try.
Tuesday, 27 September 2005 - 10:08
I2C/TWI hardware problems
Are you aware that i2c bus needs open-drain terminals for both SCL and SDA lines on every device? AFAIK not just every GPIO pin can be used as i2c-pin because of that. What you...
Monday, 26 September 2005 - 16:42
GLCD (Nokia) project...
Hmm, those 3310 Nokia LCD's are very schweet when you look at the price. But the ones sold here seem to have nearly transparent contact pads on glass (
Monday, 26 September 2005 - 16:29
Getting started on the cheap
I'm completely with Sonos on this. Free stuff is the best and not just because of the price. I started my uC endeavour with a PIC 16F676, about a year ago. For me this is a hobby...
Monday, 26 September 2005 - 16:14
OT - Homemade PCB etchant
coldtobi wrote: If you are in a large city, isn't there a "hazardous waste site". Call them and ask them.... In Soviet Russia, hazardous waste site calls you. :twisted:...
Monday, 26 September 2005 - 15:27
OT - Homemade PCB etchant
coldtobi wrote:I want to comment on this statement: The solved copper is extremly toxic to the enviorment, so NEVER pour etchant down the sink! So the next question would be -...
Monday, 26 September 2005 - 13:05