×

SparkFun Electronics will be closed in observance of memorial day on Monday, May 29th. We will resume normal business hours on Tuesday, May 30th. Any orders placed after 2pm Mountain Time on Friday, May 26th will process and ship out on Tuesday, May 30th.

abacklund

Member Since: March 3, 2006

Country: United States

  • I use 3 OS’s OS X, Ubuntu and win2k, none of which will run visual basic 2008. So I created a new version of avrdude. I’ve posted the source at http://alan.backlund.googlepages.com/sfxb_avrdude-5.6.tgz .
    Use the usual unix ./configure and make to build it (under cygwin in windows). It adds a new programmer type “sfxb” that works with Wireless_Bootloader_ATmega168.c. It requires the avrdude.conf generated by make so put avrdude (or avrdude.exe) and avrdude.conf in your working directory and run like this “avrdude -c sfxb -C avrdude.conf -p m168 -P com8 -U flash:w:Blink.hex”.
    It does not toggle rts to reset the avr, avrdude never did. So reseting can still be a problem. I plan to continue working on improving Wireless_Bootloader_ATmega168.c and avrdude.

No public wish lists :(