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Is there a process for secure firmware install/upgrade for device made offs...

June 24, 2017, 4:34 am

Hi Recently more and more companies want to add security (authentication and/o r encryption) to their devices firmware install/update process. Typically t his is done by storing a secret encryptio... Read more »

Resource constraints as a bound to complexity

June 20, 2017, 5:34 am

Most of my designs have been ultimately constrained by the resources available *in* the design (which, in turn, is usually dictated by price, power and/or size constraints). I've been discussing t... Read more »

Linux embedded: how to avoid corruption on power off

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June 16, 2017, 10:10 am

I'm playing with a Raspberry system, however I think my question is about Linux embedded in general. We all know that the OS (linux or windows or whatever) *should* be gracefully powered down wi... Read more »

Guest webinar: How to perform advanced debugging on Heterogeneous ARMĀ® Cor...

June 15, 2017, 12:39 pm

Join the next webinar by Toradex on how ARM DS-MDK simplifies software deve lopment on heterogeneous devices by enabling in a single environment, a Cor tex-M bare-metal debug, Linux kernel debug, a... Read more »

MCU mimicking a SPI flash slave

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June 14, 2017, 5:44 pm

Hi folks- I'm hoping to tap into your various experiences to see if what I'm thinking is practical. Our customer has a device into which a Datakey is plugged to extract data stored in the devic... Read more »

Extension of OpenMPCon Submission Deadline

June 1, 2017, 5:31 pm

Do you have something to share with the OpenMP community? Submit a short ab stract by June 15 to OpenMPCon for an opportunity to present! The deadline to submit a talk for OpenMPCon 2017 has been ... Read more »

ARM Cortex Mx vs the rest of the gang

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May 30, 2017, 12:11 pm

Hi So, considering going the Cortex Mx route for project with new microcontrollers at our firm. Has anyone a feeling/information about the development speed of the ARM Cortex Mx series vs the rest ... Read more »

Portable Assembly

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May 27, 2017, 7:39 pm

Someone in another group is thinking of using a portable assembler to write code for an app that would be ported to a number of different embedded processors including custom processors in FPGAs.... Read more »

Override i2c_register_board_info

May 24, 2017, 7:35 am

Hi, I am checking if there is a mechanism that can override the functionality of i2c_register_board_info for sysfs based registration of devices. Does any reference exists in some form in the curren... Read more »

Populating device list in sysfs, probe invocation - device driver customiz...

May 22, 2017, 3:27 pm

Hi, I have been trying to customize few i2c drivers and integrate it with a pla tform based on Intel Atom processor. Tried to use the i2c_add_driver concep t based on MODULE_DEVICE_TABLE inturn u... Read more »

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ARM SBC in arduino form factor?

For a couple of one of a kind projects, I would like to use an ARM controller in a board that could accept (at least some of the) Arduino shields. So far I found the Xduino (status dubious) and the C... Read more »


[ANN] AVRcam v1.1 real-time image processing engine

The AVRcam version 1.1 is a small, low-cost image-processing engine intended to bring a truly affordable and extensible vision platform to a multitude of developers. The AVRcam provides the followin... Read more »


OpenSource: netpp/DClib universal remote control library for embedded devic...

Hi community, I'd like to announce a first preliminary and free OpenSource release of our device control library (DClib) and its mainly used protocol (network property protocol). What is this? Let me... Read more »


a hobby class on microcontrollers

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I need to think about a class that will include both young and old, all of whom have very little experience but at least the hope of trying to enjoy such a class on microcontrollers without knowing a... Read more »


Zynq devices, boards and suppliers

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I'd like to pick people's brains about aspects of different *suppliers* of Zynq boards. Avnet and Digilent are front-runners, but any info/opinions about other suppliers would be helpful too. ... Read more »


On Home Projects as a Reentry into the Job Market

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I do not -- thank God -- have to reenter the job market. But I've seen a lot of posts recently that start something like: I haven't worked in engineering since 20xx, and I'm (starting)/ (look... Read more »


Analyzer of Quality Electrical Energy, with RTOS ( ARM , Driver ADC, lwip ,...

Analyzer of Quality Electrical Energy This desing and develop is constructed whit RTOS (eCos), consists of a ADC of 16NBits with two channels one to capture Current and another one of Voltege, capt... Read more »


[ANN] LOOPGEN-Fast hardware looping VHDL IPs

The LOOPGEN IP collection provides fast hardware architectures for implementing nested loop structures. The collection comprises of three different architectures (variants), namely: - HWLU, a mix... Read more »


Cheap small LCD Display

Hi For a new design I am looking for cheap LCD modules: 64x64 dots (or more) 16mm x 20mm outline SPI, I2C, parallel, I don't care Backlight The source must be stable, so we don't run into obsolescenc... Read more »


[ANN] XMODZ-Fast modulo reduction VHDL IPs

The XMODZ IP collection provides fast hardware implementations for the modulo computation on integers. The collection comprises of two distinct IP modules, modk for modulo by a fixed integer consta... Read more »