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[Lcdproc] Pertelian HD44780 USB

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  • From: peter AT (Peter Marschall)
  • Subject: [Lcdproc] Pertelian HD44780 USB
  • Date: Wed Sep 19 18:29:02 2007

Hi Matt,

On Tuesday, 18. September 2007, Matt Shaw wrote:
> I know support for my Pertelian 20x4 HD44780 USB lcd display was built into
> lcdproc 0.5.1,
> as I previously had it working. lcdproc 0.5.2 has been built into
> Knoppmyth, the system I am using
> it on, and I copied in my previous LCDd.conf into the relevant place, but
> not getting any output on it
> whatsoever. The relevant part of my LCDd.conf is below. Please advise if it
> is correct.......
> [hd44780]
> ConnectionType=winamp

Wouldn't ConnectionType=pertelian be more appropriate ?
This is at least what the User's Guide suggests ;-))

> Port=/dev/ttyUSB0
> Device=/dev/ttyUSB0
> Speed=0
> Keypad=no
> Contrast=0
> Backlight=yes
> OutputPort=no
> Size=20x4
> Charmap=hd44780_default
> DelayBus=true
> KeyMatrix_4_1=Enter
> KeyMatrix_4_2=Up
> KeyMatrix_4_3=Down
> KeyMatrix_4_4=Escape


PS: Please don't post stuff (e.g. mailing list's digests)
that has nothing to do with the topic at hand.

Peter Marschall
peter AT

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