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Array manipulation.
Johan gave you a good outline sketch. However, not that I'm cautious or anything... but I wouldn't use malloc() inside a function that doesn't also free() the memory. Use malloc...
Thursday, 27 March 2008 - 16:34
Setting bits and reading pins won't work for Atmega8
Did you check to see if you'd accidently configured any of the pins to use their alternate function?
Monday, 24 March 2008 - 09:05
cross-point switch
Well I've read this thread and, whilst there's been a bit of cross talk about the various ways to manipulate bits, I'm not at all sure what you are/were trying to actually achieve...
Thursday, 20 March 2008 - 08:57
Where are the AVR specific keywords defined?
johntartar wrote: My main beef is the guy the posted the manual only listed the one site as the location of a decompresser, And that guy brags about how universal it is, but it...
Saturday, 15 March 2008 - 03:06
What is all this _BV() stuff about?
EW wrote:caviar wrote: In fact, to my mind, the use of _BV(x) adds more of a mystery for the beginner... what s this magic thing, why does it start with an underscore, why is it...
Friday, 7 March 2008 - 16:16
What is all this _BV() stuff about?
Much ado about nothing... _BV() and several other macros are purely shorthand notation for "common" operations. Some have suggested that _BV(x) is easier to understand than (1...
Thursday, 6 March 2008 - 08:50
C equivalent for CBLOCK asm instruction
John_A_Brown wrote:Hi Stu, Thanks for the suggestions, as I said, I can think of several solutions, unfortunately none of them can be applied retroactively, i.e. the units which...
Tuesday, 12 February 2008 - 09:08
how do you pull the chip off a STK500?
Oh, and sometimes I start with the screwdriver technique (see above) to loosen the chip :)
Friday, 1 February 2008 - 05:20
how do you pull the chip off a STK500?
Use a 'chip extractor' tool (basically a pair of tweezers with a bit at the end that sits under the chip) as this allows the chip to be pulled directly upward and, thus, avoid...
Friday, 1 February 2008 - 05:16
define variable explicitely in register
t3h_muffinator wrote:I know that this isn't helping you, but I was wondering if you could help me. It seems as if you know a way to define a variable so that it can be used (read/...
Friday, 1 February 2008 - 05:10
GCC support for C++
kmr wrote:With plenty of resources and a large system to have to program, programmers will implement ad hoc abstractions to low-level languages like C to better implement their...
Thursday, 27 December 2007 - 23:38
O/T your language of 'origin'?
Well, the thread seems to be dying off now so Ill take this opportunity to thank those who have contributed. From this I've learned one thing and relearned another: * This forum...
Monday, 24 December 2007 - 09:19