Subject: Re: rs232-controller switches
To: None <>
From: Ossi Herrala <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 05/23/2003 10:17:57
On Thu, May 22, 2003 at 06:48:48AM -0600, Herb Peyerl wrote:

> You can program an AVR using a parallel port
> interface and any number of MS-DOS utilities available in the 
> satellite hacking community...

Anyone programming AVR:s with parallel port in NetBSD? I just got
homebrewed Atmel developement and tried to use uisp
<> to program it.

The board is using dt006 <> cable. I
don't want to install DOS for that. :)

> This will also give you  the impetus to port the FreeBSD ppi 
> driver so we can reasonably do embedded controller work on NetBSD.

I think this is what I have to wait then?

Ossi Herrala, OH8HUB
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