[time-nuts] FE-5680A Mechanical Question

David J Taylor david-taylor at blueyonder.co.uk
Sat Jan 14 03:11:23 EST 2012


> Again, if anyone makes PCBs PLEASE include a way to program the uP on
> the card without need of extra hardware.   The firmware will get
> upgraded and not everyone has a programmer.  There must be a way for
> end users upgrade the firmware.
> -- 
>
> Chris Albertson

.. although you can get "Blaster" programmers, requiring just a 10-bit 
header on the PC for about US $10.

  http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Mini-Altera-FPGA-CPLD-USB-Blaster-programmer-JTAG-New-/390370232721?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item5ae3e10991

and the software is free.

Cheers,
David
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