Software

Simple PWM Trick with Linux/RTAI

Posted 7 Dec 2003 at 16:52 UTC by steve Share This

The December issue of Linux Gazette includes a short article by Pramode C.E demonstrating how to use Pulse Width Modulation directly from the parallel port with Linux/RTAI systems. RTAI is a commonly used set of kernel patches that give Linux real time capabilities. The article includes source code that demonstrates PWM by modulating an LED. This story seems the perfect way to follow yesterday's story on the growing use of Linux in robotics.

See more of the latest robot news!

Recent blogs

2 May 2016 motters (Master)
1 May 2016 mwaibel (Master)
20 Apr 2016 Petar.Kormushev (Master)
2 Mar 2016 shimniok (Journeyer)
6 Nov 2015 wedesoft (Master)
26 Oct 2015 steve (Master)
20 Oct 2015 Flanneltron (Journeyer)
10 Sep 2015 svo (Master)
6 May 2015 spirit (Journeyer)
14 Nov 2014 Sergey Popov (Apprentice)
X
Share this page