Installing AVR Development Tools on an iMac

November 30, 2019

Setting up an iMac to develop software for the Atmel AVR microcontroller (i.e. Not Arduino) is quite straightforward however you do need to have the Homebrew package manager installed. If you have not got Homebrew then you can install it by opening up a terminal window and entering the following command:- /usr/bin/ruby -e "$(curl -fsSL" The AVR development tools can now be installed by entering the following commands in the terminal window:- ... Read more …

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Using the Raspberry Pi's built in VNC Server with iMac

November 30, 2019

The Raspberry Pi already has a VNC server installed but there are a couple of things that need to be done to use it. Firstly you must enable it by running sudo rasp-config, selecting Interfacing Options and then making sure that VNC is enabled. If you are going to use an iMac to access your Raspberry Pi then you must change the authentication mode on the Raspberry Pi VNC Server:- ... Read more …

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