by Thomas Beutel

Month: January, 2011

Arduino upload problem: avrdude: stk500_getsync(): not in sync: resp=0x00

There are a number of good posts out there discussing problems with uploading sketches to an arduino, but my problem was really basic: I had some wiring connected to digital ports 0 and 1 (TX and RX) and that was causing communication errors. I unplugged the wires to those ports and the upload then worked […]

Daily Solar Tweets

I’m playing with a perl Net::Twitter app to see if I can tweet my solar production at the end of every day.