Programming AVR MCUs on a Mac

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Programming AVR MCUs on a Mac

On Tinkerlog, Alexander Weber has a short tutorial on the software toolchain and hardware (a USB programmer) required to get an AVR programming environment up and running on a Mac (in his case, the MacBook).

Programming AVR with a MacBook – Link


  • Arduino AVR In System Programmer (ISP) – Link
  • Getting started with 8 bit AVR microcontrollers – Link
  • AVR Tutor – Link
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