Bus Pirate makes life easier

in Android, Bus Pirate by DP | 4 comments

BP_usbterm_1

M2M writes:

First off, you guys Rock! I have had so much productive fun with BP and I just got it a few days ago. Here is a little thing I did to make a project weigh less.
When you are prototyping GPS M2M you don’t always want to carry your laptop outside to get a signal. My boss discovered me pushing a cart loaded with my laptop/protoboard/GPS and BP rolling around the parking lot yesterday.
Looking around my cubical I realized that I had an OTG cable lying around. I grabbed my smart phone and after a quick download I was able to loose the cart and laptop completely.

Thanks M2M! Via the forum.

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Comments

  1. Sleepwalker3 says:

    So that’s basically terminal SW for Android for using USB Virtual Serial Port? Where can you pick that up?

  2. Sleepwalker3 says:

    Thanks Dieter,
    That looks great – now all I need is to update my phone and that will come in very handy I’m sure :)

    • Somehack says:

      just completed this on my generic tablet, what a pain ! works a treat hope i’ll see this topic covered some more nice to get my pirate out the house.

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