Tag: Go

Multiport Server in Go…

Posted on October 15, 2017

Today was a little windy for outdoor work on the solar panel tracker, so I updated the Go code to include a more graceful exit: Logging server listens to quit chan Time server listens to quit chan Quit server closes quit chan All servers quit, which causes defer to close all db & net connections […]

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Software Notes

Posted on October 14, 2017

I was building a ‘quick and dirty’ web crawler to pull some information into a single page; decided to give phantomJS a spin. It works – sort of. For some of the sites that require some AJAXness or hiding certain obstructive divs it was starting to turn into diminishing returns. I still have to look […]

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New Beaglebone Black I/O Library

Posted on May 18, 2014

Up to this point I’ve been testing hwio with Go on the Beaglebone black, which is ok, and seems to work. Then a couple of days ago I got Go Newsletter #23, which somehow led me to a link to EMBD, an alternative that sounded similar, so I thought it would be worth a look; […]

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Quickie Updates!

Posted on February 9, 2014

I’ve had a busy month with a few big wins. In rough chronological order they are the completion of a workable DIY steering servo software package, the design of numerous parts in OpenSCAD (because I have a 3D printer on order) and a whole whack of Go software written. Some details: The Steering Servos It […]

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