Monthly Archives: Januar, 2012
Found a great page where one could type some text, which then is printed out as ASCII art using a font you select. For example see the ASCII art version of “gpio” below. Very hand to create “/etc/issue” files on for Linux. Some of the fonts you will find also in the FIGlet project (where [...]
Since my X-Link lately stopped working for no reason, I bough the flyswatter JTAG from tincantools. The flyswatter is known to work very well with Linux, and to be supported from OpenOCD. The only thing is, the flyswatter comes with an 14 pin JTAG, whereas the X-Link came with a 7 pin mini JTAG. Since [...]
During Christmas holidays my son and I converted an old RC car to be controlled through LEGO power functions. For more pictures and information see the project page.
Today I needed to access the contents of a HD image I made earlier with clonezilla. Since I was only interested in accessing some files within the image (and not in restoring it back to a HD), I was looking for a way to extract the clonezilla image into something I could mount form my [...]