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Offline cooldogTopic starter

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write your own program
« on: November 13, 2007, 04:37:58 PM »
is there a tutorial to learn how to write your own microcontroller program or can someone help me
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Re: write your own program
« Reply #1 on: November 14, 2007, 12:57:14 PM »
I think the best way to start is with someone else's program.

Figure out how it works, then start reverse engineering it.

The $50 robot has such a program, and it's well commented so it can be easily reverse engineered.

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Re: write your own program
« Reply #2 on: November 14, 2007, 02:29:57 PM »
There isn't a single tutorial as there are many languages that you can write programs in... If you are just starting out, I would look at Parallax Stamps... their "What's a Microcontroller" package will get you started nicely and they have a very active support forum.  If you are looking for more theory, check out http://www.amazon.com/Robot-Programming-Practical-Behavior-Based-Robotics/dp/0071427783

 


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