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by mlctrez
Sun Feb 19, 2012 6:24 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Atmega168 Serial Speed
Replies: 8
Views: 15819

Re: Atmega168 Serial Speed

I've put example code that can drive this board up on github. - Matt

https://github.com/mlctrez/tlcode
by mlctrez
Fri Apr 24, 2009 10:12 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Atmega168 Serial Speed
Replies: 8
Views: 15819

Re: Atmega168 Serial Speed

Mike - I've uploaded a schematic I created for the power board to picasaweb. Several hours with a continuity meter! This is a scan of a jpg of an eagle schematic I created to help me understand how to get the display working. If I find the original eagle files, I'll try to post them or at least a be...
by mlctrez
Sun Jul 13, 2008 5:32 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Atmega168 Serial Speed
Replies: 8
Views: 15819

Re: Atmega168 Serial Speed

Paul -

http://picasaweb.google.com/mlctrez/Tra ... 0232134530

Thanks for the tips. I was able to squeeze enough speed out by writing to the registers directly. Now I just need to see if I can drive the other half too !!

Thanks again,
Matt
by mlctrez
Wed Jul 09, 2008 6:30 pm
Forum: BBB
Topic: Problems with serial communication
Replies: 9
Views: 13742

Re: Problems with serial communication

dufarb -

Can you give a bit more information on the type of serial/USB cable between the computer and the BBB and the operating system you are using?

I had a similar problem with using the FTDI USB cable and Linux which was resolved with some updates to the RxTx library.

- Matt
by mlctrez
Mon Jun 23, 2008 5:07 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Atmega168 Serial Speed
Replies: 8
Views: 15819

Atmega168 Serial Speed

I've recently happened upon a surplus Trans-Lux 4x16 by 5x7 dot matrix display board: http://picasaweb.google.com/mlctrez/TransLuxDisplay This is probably one that is used to build one of the DataWall products: http://www.trans-lux.com/ind_text.htm I would like to drive this beast using an ATmega168...