spidev (was Re: Carabola)
paul at boddie.org.uk
Mon May 6 04:57:22 EDT 2013
On Monday 06 May 2013 03:03:12 Ron K. Jeffries wrote:
Actually, having surfed around on their wiki, I managed to discover a few
things that I wasn't previously aware of. On an example of using Python with
...there's a mention of an SPI library for Python...
...that mentions the spidev API for Linux...
...and then I started to wonder how Werner's recent work fits into that, if at
all. I only ask because if I get round to doing more stuff with the 8:10
port, it might be interesting to consider how the Linux kernel supports SPI
and as a first step to writing a kernel driver, I might want to look into
this (although I'm not totally convinced, given that libubb seems to offer a
reasonable level of abstraction for SPI).
Sorry for taking your thread in another direction, Ron!
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