Category: Embedded

Embedded firmware notes for MCU type products

Embedded part inventory

Qty What Notes Addons 1 PCDuino V1 RJ45 jack fell off 1 Raspberry Pi 2011.12 Model A Revision 2.0 (256MB or 512MB)PCB says: “Raspberry Pi (c)2011.12” Adafruit Pi T CobblerNicegear Pi IO Board 1 MXCHIP EMWE-3165-AV1.0 EMW3185 Dev Board ( Seedstudio ) STLink V2.0 1 Beaglebone Rev A6a 2 BeagleBone Black Rev A5C Adafruit Beaglebone project cape

MPLab X

20170106 (PIC32MX695F512L) Dell XPS 2710 W10 Installed full MP Lab X 3.50 package all options Near end of install it Reminded me to use switcher for IDe V8.x to MPLab X switching Optionally took me to links for: XC compilers (I downloaded XC32) Harmony 2.0 beta MPLab Code Configurator Gave me host ID and license […]

STM F4 Discovery IDE

Install CooCox IDE CoIDE-1.7.8 Install GCC ARM compiler gcc-arm-none-eabi-6_2-2016q4-20161216-win32 Install STM32 Link utility (Installs drivers as well) is file en.stsw-link004 When you go to build your project, it will ask for the path to the compiler, complete that and you are away

EMW3165 IT SOM

Ubuntu 15.10 Desltop 64 bit installed on VBox 5.0 (Win 10 host) Lets follow: http://www.seeedstudio.com/recipe/344-programming-emw3165-with-broadcom-wiced-and-gcc.html EMW3165 is soldered to EMWE-3165 Downloaded WICED-SDK-3.3.1 7/20/2015 UPDATE:  After installing the IDE you may not see all the APPs.  Press F5 in Eclipse to refresh and all the Apps will show. Known Limitations & Notes ———————————————————————   * Features […]

NODEMCU getting started

2 x NodeMCU arrived. Website is a bit cryptic.  Turned to YouTube as this video is not too fluffy Point to note: Github/nodemcu for: nodemcu-firmware nodemcu-flasher Connect ia USB and run flasher and is self evident process Restart device go to terminal program and connect for interactive Lua session. Then a LUA uploader: github.com/hwiguna for […]

IOT SOM options

Linux onboard RT5350 VoCore: http://vocore.io/store/index Ingenic M150 Halley Development kit http://www.ingenic.com/en/?newton/id/7.html MTK MT7620N http://wrtnode.com/ Qualcomm Atheros AR9331 SoC http://www.black-swift.com/ Non OS ESP2866 An interesting option based on negligible pricing. Restricted in sockets, but still possibly useful. Interesting firmware options, either download to unit itself (SDK available) or for simple applications/ 2 x Node Lua variants: Example […]