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For complete details, refer to the Piklab change log at http://piklab.sourceforge.net/changelog.php.
 
For complete details, refer to the Piklab change log at http://piklab.sourceforge.net/changelog.php.
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== mcu8051ide ==
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''mcu8051ide'' has been upgraded to version 1.3.3.  In addition to bugfixes, this release includes the following new features:
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* RS232/UART debugger, tool intended for debugging in real hardware applications
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* Symbol list (added on the right panel)
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* Assembler has now support for assigning register names to constants. So since this version you can write code like this:
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ABC  EQU  R0
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      MOV  ABC, #55h  ; <- This will be compiled as "MOV R0, #55h
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==== gnusim8085 ====
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Fedora 13 includes ''gnusim8085'' version 1.3.6.  This new release is now internationalized, and includes a number of usability improvements and new features.  For a complete description, refer to the announcement at https://launchpad.net/gnusim8085/+announcement/5242.
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<!--
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==== gsim85 ====
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An 8085 microprocessor simulator
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  Old Version: 0.2 -> New Version: 0.3
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Project site: (http://gsim85.sourceforge.net/)
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bugfixes only
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==== avarice ====
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Program for interfacing the Atmel JTAG ICE to GDB
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  Old Version: 2.6 -> New Version: 2.10
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Project site: (http://sourceforge.net/projects/avarice)
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minor bugfixes
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==== avr-binutils ====
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''avr-binutils'' has been updated to 2.20.  There are a number of new features as well as bug fixes.  Refer to the project's NEWS file for details at
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http://sourceware.org/cgi-bin/cvsweb.cgi/~checkout~/src/binutils/NEWS?rev=1.87&content-type=text/plain&cvsroot=src&only_with_tag=binutils-binutils-2_20.
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==== avr-gcc ====
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''avr-gcc'' has been updated to 4.3.3, along with ''avr-gcc-c++''.  Refer to the gcc section under Developers in this document for the details of this upgrade.
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Revision as of 16:00, 18 March 2010

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Contents

avrdude

avrdude has been updated from 5.8 to 5.10. The new release includes support for additional part numbers as well as a number of additional programmers.

Additional information:


piklab

piklab has been updated to version 0.15.7.

Major changes include:

  • Support for PICkit2V2 has been removed
  • ICD2 support has been greatly improved, including support for dsPIC33 devices
  • Toolchain and programmer selection have been moved to the project manager

and much more.

For complete details, refer to the Piklab change log at http://piklab.sourceforge.net/changelog.php.


mcu8051ide

mcu8051ide has been upgraded to version 1.3.3. In addition to bugfixes, this release includes the following new features:

  • RS232/UART debugger, tool intended for debugging in real hardware applications
  • Symbol list (added on the right panel)
  • Assembler has now support for assigning register names to constants. So since this version you can write code like this:
ABC   EQU   R0

      MOV   ABC, #55h   ; <- This will be compiled as "MOV R0, #55h


gnusim8085

Fedora 13 includes gnusim8085 version 1.3.6. This new release is now internationalized, and includes a number of usability improvements and new features. For a complete description, refer to the announcement at https://launchpad.net/gnusim8085/+announcement/5242.


avr-binutils

avr-binutils has been updated to 2.20. There are a number of new features as well as bug fixes. Refer to the project's NEWS file for details at http://sourceware.org/cgi-bin/cvsweb.cgi/~checkout~/src/binutils/NEWS?rev=1.87&content-type=text/plain&cvsroot=src&only_with_tag=binutils-binutils-2_20.


avr-gcc

avr-gcc has been updated to 4.3.3, along with avr-gcc-c++. Refer to the gcc section under Developers in this document for the details of this upgrade.