R2 Project Log – External Interrupts

I’ve done some playing, and worked out how to turn on the external interrupts on the atmega128 I am using for R2. Code: Changing Trigger Mode: By default, the interrupt triggers when the pin is brought low. If we want to change this behavior, we need to poke at the External Interrupt Control Registers, EICRA […]

EeeeeeEEEEeeeeeee PeeeeeCeeeee

I’ve been looking for a while now for a small, light, cheap laptop that i could convert into a solid state machine by way of a compactflash – IDE adapter. After wading through countless ebay auctions of 300mhz machines for £200, I had basically given up… Until Sunday. You see, on Sunday, someone mentioned the […]

Wiimote connected to linux

So, I’ve been playing around recently with trying to set up bluetooth on wrecs so i can connect a wiimote to it. I finally got it working using libwiimote parag0n@wrecs:$ ./test1 00:19:1D:83:A5:89 test1 – libwiimote test application A – Enable accelerometer B – Enable ir-sensor 1 – Enable rumble + – Increment leds – - […]

Wrecs Update

It just occurred to me that i have no pictures of wrecs on here since… well… forever… anyway, here are some recent pictures (about a month old). The only differences between then and now is that he now has a 10.4″ LCD screen on top, which will be activated when there is a person within […]

Logitech mx1000 under Ubuntu 6.06LTS (Dapper Drake)

Most stuff on my mx1000 worked fine from install in ubuntu, all except the forward, back & task buttons, heres how i got them working: step 1: install dependencies sudo apt-get install xorg-dev xserver-xorg-dev xbindkeys xvkbd build-essential step 2: edit /etc/udev/rules.d/01_mx1000.rules sudo gedit /etc/udev/rules.d/01_mx1000.rules Paste in the following, then save: ACTION==”add”, KERNEL==”event*”, SUBSYSTEM==”input”, SYSFS{manufacturer}==”Logitech”, SYSFS{product}==”Logitech […]