Resources for “Developing for the Atmel AVR Microcontroller on Linux”

by Patrick Deegan

Current binutils Source:

GNU Compiler Collection:

AVR Libc Package:

Psychogenic Makefile Template:




Independently powered, buffered in-system programmers can be built easily by following the instructions at Two programmers requiring only a few parts are discussed on the page.

Atmel, makers of the AVR microcontrollers, provide datasheets, appnotes and more:

The Psychogenic cAVeRn. In-depth information on numerous AVR topics, including the Makefile template used here and home-brew programmer hardware:

AVR Freaks, freakishly into AVRs. Check out their device comparator and AVR academy:

Contiki OS—open-Source, Internet-enabled, multitasking OS, ported to the AVR:

The AVR Web Ring hub—take a tour of the Web ring to find loads of AVR information and projects:

Knight Rider FAQ:

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