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[Lcdproc] Raspberry Pi 40x4 LCD hd44780-rpi

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  • From: bsdfan at (Markus Dolze)
  • Subject: [Lcdproc] Raspberry Pi 40x4 LCD hd44780-rpi
  • Date: Tue, 12 Feb 2013 08:11:39 +0100

On 11.02.2013 11:13, Markus Dolze wrote:
> On 10.02.2013 14:33, Kevin Walton wrote:
>> Hi
>> I am looking to connect up a 40x4 HD7780 LCD to a Raspberry Pi.
>> After some searching and a look at the current nightly build I can
>> only find support for single LCD modules in lcdproc on the Raspberry Pi.
>> Has anyone played with enabling support for a 40x4 module (but not
>> checked it in yet)?
>> Which GPIO pin would be suggested for the second En?
>> If no one has started extending I could take a look but my coding
>> skills are only very basic - is it relatively straight forward to do?
>> All comments and advice much appreciated.
>> Thanks very much
>> Kev
> Hi,
> the time I committed the Raspberry Pi driver I knew someone would come
> up with this ;-)
> I have a 40x4 change ready, but I would like to spend another hour or
> two for testing. Stay tuned.
> Regards,
> Markus


please try the attached patch.


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