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[Lcdproc] {Disarmed} LCDProc + PicoLCD


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  • From: npavel at ituner.com (Nicu Pavel)
  • Subject: [Lcdproc] {Disarmed} LCDProc + PicoLCD
  • Date: Thu, 06 Nov 2008 02:18:15 +0200

Hi Larry,

The version that you have doesn't have the picoLCD20x4 driver. You will
need to get the code from the CVS since picolcd 20x4 driver has been
added on 2008-10 and the latest nightly tarball is from 2008-09.

Nicu Pavel.
> Hello.
>
> I have a 20x4 PicoLCD. I've been trying to get it to work on ubuntu 32
> bit and am not having much luck.
>
> I have built it using --enable-drivers=picolcd. I noticed that i
> needed libusb so downloaded that from sourceforge and built it using:
> "./configure && make && make install". I then reran the lcdproc
> ./configure with --enable-drivers=picolcd and the picolcd.so built
> properly.
>
> When I try to run "./LCDd", i get the following:
>
> ----
> LCDd version CVS-current-20080924 starting
> Using Configuration File: /usr/local/etc/LCDd.conf
> Listening for queries on *MailScanner warning: numerical links are
> often malicious:* 127.0.0.1:13666 <http://127.0.0.1:13666>
> picolcd: no device found
> Driver [picolcd] init failed, return code < 0
> Could not load driver picolcd
> There is no output driver
> Critical error while initializing, abort.
> ----
>
> I'm sure the device is plugged into the USB port. Do i need to do
> anything else when installing libusb? I'm not entirely sure what's wrong.
>
> Thank you!
>
> -- Larry.
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