Adafruit has a great write up on using the FT232 breakout board with Linux.  Unfortunately, its not for our branch of Linux. Here’s how to get the FTDI and GPIO libraries installed on your machine.   Install libftdi At this …

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Prerequisites Raspberry Pi Zero 4GB or larger microSDHC card, with either USB or SD card adapter for PC Mini HDMI to HDMI adapter Mini USB to female USB-A adapter USB-Fast Ethernet adapter Powered USB 2.0 hub Install an OS on …

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Below is a 16-bit Timer0 example for the PIC18F2550 using the XC8 1.38 compiler. I’ve included two examples: INITCONbits and straight up INTCON. Why? Well, In one project, the XC8 compiler bitched with: C:\Program Files (x86)\Microchip\xc8\v1.38\include\pic18f2550.h:8051: error: (1098) conflicting declarations …

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The problem: An Orico OEM 3559SUSJ3 (Vidabox / JMicron / Orico) drive enclosure fails to recognize more than one drive. By recognize,  the individual drive light was not remaining illuminated after the enclosure was powered on and it’s POST complete. …

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