Categories

Bus Pirate saves the day in paradise

Posted on Thursday, August 9th, 2012 in Bus Pirate, repair by the machinegeek


If you were stranded on a deserted island, what one piece of open source tech would you want to have with you? For Javier Rosa the answer is clear: “I try and take my Bus Pirate with me whenever I can and it came in handy today.

I’m presently on an island in the Pacific and I misconfigured a router earlier today. I could no longer communicate with it via the usual means. Using the Bus Pirate’s UART bridge mode I was able to fix it via the serial port.”

Get your own Bus Pirate for $30, including worldwide shipping.

Via the contact form.

This entry was posted on Thursday, August 9th, 2012 at 1:00 pm and is filed under Bus Pirate, repair. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. You can skip to the end and leave a response. Pinging is currently not allowed.

One Response to “Bus Pirate saves the day in paradise”

  1. Chuckt says:

    This would make a great tutorial to learn how to do this because most people throw the router away and buy a new one.

Leave a Reply

Notify me of followup comments via e-mail. You can also subscribe without commenting.

Recent Comments

  • Inyaki: Hi, Would you si king to point me the corsair's single 12v rail supplies? I am interested on it but I can't find it.....
  • peter: In the middle of the geek reading I get a tweet. Here I am
  • icserny: Unfortunately the DIY PCB homepage.is no longer available. Something happened...
  • Lukas: Yes, that's also how I do it, use an extension cable or ar least a 'spacer', i.e. a male and female header soldered directly together....
  • Ja: This looks very interesting. Unfortunatelly looks like the website Is not working now.