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  Topic: Sparkfun Pocket Programmer (again)
WanaGo

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PostForum: BASCOM-AVR Archive   Posted: Tue Jul 13, 2010 6:34 am   Subject: Sparkfun Pocket Programmer (again)
Sorry got it working. Just unplugged it and plugged it in again.

Just wondering if its possible to set the fuse bits like I did for my normal Parallel programmer though... or do I now have to do it ...
  Topic: Sparkfun Pocket Programmer (again)
WanaGo

Replies: 2
Views: 375

PostForum: BASCOM-AVR Archive   Posted: Tue Jul 13, 2010 6:18 am   Subject: Sparkfun Pocket Programmer (again)
Hi Guys

I just got one of those Sparkfun Pocket Programmers, and I am struggling to get it to do anything.

I found an archived post about how to do it:

You need only files avrdude.exe and avr ...
  Topic: Vehicle Logging
WanaGo

Replies: 11
Views: 2412

PostForum: BASCOM-AVR Archive   Posted: Sat Nov 28, 2009 10:34 pm   Subject: Vehicle Logging
Hi JC

Thanks very much for what your wrote, and yes you are very correct.

I have experience with Microcontrollers somewhat - have been playing with them for about a year now and getting better. ...
  Topic: Vehicle Logging
WanaGo

Replies: 11
Views: 2412

PostForum: BASCOM-AVR Archive   Posted: Fri Nov 27, 2009 8:28 am   Subject: Vehicle Logging
Haha yeah - not my boss, but a boss from a different dept at work.

Not so much a case of wanting it yesterday, however its in need of having something to work with sooner rather than full design an ...
  Topic: Vehicle Logging
WanaGo

Replies: 11
Views: 2412

PostForum: BASCOM-AVR Archive   Posted: Fri Nov 27, 2009 6:04 am   Subject: Vehicle Logging
Hello

I was approached at work today from a guy in the vehicle management dept, and he is wanting to get a system build for monitoring how vehicles are being treated on site - specifically forklift ...
  Topic: Balancing Robot
WanaGo

Replies: 1
Views: 556

PostForum: BASCOM-AVR Archive   Posted: Thu Oct 22, 2009 1:17 am   Subject: Balancing Robot
Hello

Just curious as to if people on here have had a play with balancing robots etc.

I have been reading on the net for a week or so now, and there are quite a few different videos of balancing ...
  Topic: SPI assistance
WanaGo

Replies: 10
Views: 1515

PostForum: BASCOM-AVR Archive   Posted: Wed Oct 21, 2009 8:16 am   Subject: SPI assistance
Ok yep, I managed to get it working.

I had a few issues with the prototype board I made a few days ago, and I must have semi killed the expansion chip, as the outputs with resistor/LED's on them do ...
  Topic: SPI assistance
WanaGo

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Views: 1515

PostForum: BASCOM-AVR Archive   Posted: Wed Oct 21, 2009 3:28 am   Subject: SPI assistance
Yep that makes sence, thanks.

Obviously to send data after data, the chip must be configured to use sequential mode - which I think is default, which is why roboternetz.de does it that way without ...
  Topic: SPI assistance
WanaGo

Replies: 10
Views: 1515

PostForum: BASCOM-AVR Archive   Posted: Tue Oct 20, 2009 11:00 pm   Subject: SPI assistance
Thanks Adrian
But yeah, I want to persist - its good for understanding how devices like this work. I dont have a set application for it yet.
Its learning about SPI after never dealing with it befor ...
  Topic: SPI assistance
WanaGo

Replies: 10
Views: 1515

PostForum: BASCOM-AVR Archive   Posted: Tue Oct 20, 2009 9:56 pm   Subject: SPI assistance
More reading and more scratching of the head...
I found this:
http://ww1.microchip.com/downloads/en/AppNotes/01043a.pdf

It has made things clearer - however, the example program (www.roboternetz. ...
  Topic: SPI assistance
WanaGo

Replies: 10
Views: 1515

PostForum: BASCOM-AVR Archive   Posted: Tue Oct 20, 2009 9:05 pm   Subject: SPI assistance
Printed the datasheet and started reading it again, but still no luck.
I looked at that website again, but its still not giving me any clue when comparing it to what I am reading in the datasheet.
...
  Topic: SPI assistance
WanaGo

Replies: 10
Views: 1515

PostForum: BASCOM-AVR Archive   Posted: Tue Oct 20, 2009 6:56 pm   Subject: SPI assistance
Yep that is one of the ones I have found already...

However, I still dont get what exactly he is setting etc...

What the $00 and $0C etc refer to, and if they have to be in some order... like is ...
  Topic: SPI assistance
WanaGo

Replies: 10
Views: 1515

PostForum: BASCOM-AVR Archive   Posted: Tue Oct 20, 2009 11:22 am   Subject: SPI assistance
Hi

I am just attempting to get a atmega644P to talk to a MCP-23S17 SPI Expansion Chip.

I have never done this before, and I have read as many examples as I can find - none of which are in englis ...
  Topic: Morse decoder / encoder
WanaGo

Replies: 5
Views: 897

PostForum: BASCOM-AVR Archive   Posted: Mon Oct 12, 2009 9:46 am   Subject: Morse decoder / encoder
As in a PC keyboard interface into a AVR, where you type in something, and it outputs the morse... and then another AVR which reads in the morse and decodes it and writes out the message onto a LCD or ...
  Topic: Personal Mail
WanaGo

Replies: 0
Views: 467

PostForum: Various   Posted: Mon Oct 12, 2009 2:43 am   Subject: Personal Mail
Hi

Just wondering why Personal Mail is disabled on this forum.

My initial thoughts is due to admins/experts getting inundated with 'help me' messages from people who are stuck, rather than them ...
 
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