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Branching or Forking a project - How To Do It?
If I put the repository in my DropBox, could I access it from several machines? Or, do I do that with the working documents? The working copies should always be local to whatever...
Friday, 11 December 2015 - 21:55
Branching or Forking a project - How To Do It?
Right now my main problem is finding a SVN solution for Jim on a Mac. (Anyone have a Mac to donate? ;-) I use SVN on my Macs and Windows machines. For Windows, the client of...
Friday, 11 December 2015 - 21:43
74 Series in Microcontroller
When the CD4000 series came out the logic levels shifted (theoretically) between low and high at 2.5 volts. (assuming a 5 volt system.) No, generally the logic thresholds for...
Thursday, 10 December 2015 - 21:49
DSP MCU vs MCU with cortex M4 & labview with FPGA
"2. For learning FPGA, should one learn VHDL or verilog. Or one can go woth Labview(xilinx only). If one go woth labview its downside is its for only xilinx?" I suppose that it...
Thursday, 10 December 2015 - 21:21
High Speed USB DAC design help on choosing microcontroller
Basically the SAM3U is your simplest option. You need High Speed USB to do audio at that frequency, and of all the Cortex ARMs Atmel has, the SAM3U has the only High Speed USB...
Friday, 20 November 2015 - 23:38
Easy to write your own library for HD44780 LCD?
Also why must a project have two .c files? why must the function declaration be in the header file? and the Actual working components of the function be in the .c file? or am i...
Friday, 16 October 2015 - 17:34
No Mac OS X version of Atmel Studio 7
As an alternative, there's the GNU ARM Eclipse plug-in, which works well with the SAM3 thing I'm designing. Runs on my Macs without issue. NB the Atmel-ICE (
Thursday, 15 October 2015 - 18:33
How is SPI supposed to work?
PaulWDent wrote:First problem is I can't find any data on how SPI is really supposed to work. Please can somebody who understands interrupt-driven SPI elucidate?   It's...
Friday, 9 October 2015 - 23:34
6 Timer channels? TC0, TC1,TC2 TC???? TCSAM3S
  donotdespisethesnake wrote:   tomsema wrote:   Hm, so it is possible to use them, although there arent any external pins? because that would be great. i only have...
Thursday, 1 October 2015 - 03:43
RC Debounce problem
calvingloster wrote: One more question. What is the use of having a logic analyzer if it's threshold voltages are not the same as the microcontrollers?    You need...
Friday, 25 September 2015 - 20:12
error: expected declaration specifiers or '...' before 'unit8'
Kartman wrote: Note the difference between unit8 and uint8. If you're dyslexic, then they might look the same, unfortunately the compiler does not think so.   I'm not...
Thursday, 24 September 2015 - 01:04
What do i need to know to design a Differential voltage front end for AVR ADC?
max_torque_2008 wrote: All good questions!   unfortunately, i'm intending this "front end" to be somewhat universal, and so there is no fixed answer to many of these...
Thursday, 24 September 2015 - 00:45