Tag: iot

ESP-8266, EEPROM, and config registers

Posted on November 11, 2017

I’m not 100% sold on the idea that using byte-wise simulated EEPROM on the ESP – as opposed to some other SPIFFS system – is the ‘best’ way. But I have a lot of existing code that wouldn’t need much modification, so EEPROM it is. Differences from AVR / Arduino: It’s not EEPROM, but actually […]

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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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