Calum Knott


I'm currently employed by Didactic Services, a FESTO Partner, as a Senior Applications Engineer.
I'm currently the WorldSkillsUK Mechatronics Training Manager
I'm also a Visiting Lecturer at Middlesex University
Occasionally I can be persuaded to Freelance!

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These posts are archived
They were written with an old blogging platform, and are no longer really maintainable, however as they are linked too from various pages on the web - it seemed a good idea to try and archive them. I have written just enough code to get them to display - but there will probably be a few broken links and images.
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Programming the ESP8266 with Arduino IDE from OSX

27 / 1 / 2015

The ESP8266 is a wonderful cheap wifi module. The arduino is a wonderful cheap microcontroller. Now the two are maried by a [almost] full port of the arduino language to the ESP8266 Currently there are some glitches with programming it on OSX, so heres how: