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APIs for sensors

APIs for sensors

Posted Mar 18, 2011 0:02 UTC (Fri) by giraffedata (subscriber, #1954)
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The pressure sensor in question appears to hook up to the memory bus (something like PCI?). Given how expensive that is, I'm curious as to why. All the sensors I've worked with connect through some intermediary such as RS-232, USB, or ethernet controller -- which of course obviates device drivers.


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APIs for sensors

Posted Mar 19, 2011 0:25 UTC (Sat) by eli (guest, #11265) [Link]

... and all-too-often doesn't change the ID from the RS-232-to-USB converter's ID, leaving you to guess what's on the far side. :/


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