Nick's Amiga PIC Programming stuff
I've just ported v5 of
David Tait's PP
PIC Programming software to the Amiga. This software is compatible
with the Maplin PIC programmer (order code LU29G), and many many many
others, including the example "development programmer" designed by
You can download either:
of my Amiga port, VERSION 0.5(Ami).
- 0.4(Ami) is moreorless a straight port of the PC PP, with no real respect for AmigaDOS programming principles.
- 0.4a(Ami) adds some AmigaDOS features like correctly locking the parallel port for exclusinve use.
- 0.4b(Ami) fixes a bug where sometimes it tried and (obviously) failed to lock the port twice.
- 0.5a(Ami) is a port of v05 of the PC PP, with all the correct locking and everything still in it.
Amiga Format are
producing a series about programming PIC chips from your Amiga, and
they're using my proggy on their coverdisk!
I'm now intending to start work on my own Amiga PIC programming
software, with a pretty drag+drop GUI and all that. It'll probably be
by Stephen Marsden
docs), only it'll be written in C, it'll be compatible with the
Maplin PIC programmer and all the other microchip-a-like ones, and
obviously it'll be much better! :-)
Watch this space!
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