Things I Plan on Blogging About but Probably Won’t

I've been bookmarking interesting articles. Tons of interesting articles. Any by "bookmarking" I mean emailing them to myself while sitting on the train on my way to work. "Ooo that looks interesting" *email to myself* At present, I have about 300 emails in my inbox, from myself. I pretty much delete everything else. I want … Continue reading Things I Plan on Blogging About but Probably Won’t

A De-Facto PCI Express Standard Emerges

[Credit where credit is due] Thanks to John Piliounis (jopil@atlascom.gr) for pointing out a mistake in one of my PCIe diagrams!  First, what's PCI Express?  PCI Express is a standard connector between your motherboard and various PC addons, such as graphics cards and Wi-Fi cards. It's a complex high-performance serial link. It's also very robust … Continue reading A De-Facto PCI Express Standard Emerges

Fixing Compile Errors in MPLAB-X Harmony TCP/IP Project

I just bought a PIC32 Ethernet Starter Kit on eBay. I initially tried to follow this guide to setting up a HTTP server: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EyclfQkgLnM  However, I ran into a few issues when I tried to compile the project: The TCP/IP library complained about missing "SHA-256". Easily resolved by adding: MPLAB Harmony Configurator --> MPLAB Harmony … Continue reading Fixing Compile Errors in MPLAB-X Harmony TCP/IP Project