SIDI tips

1. Software installation

install software:


get sources from : git clone This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.:/home/git/projects.git

install libusb:

sudo apt-get install libusb-1.0-0-dev


Create a file z70_usbfx2.rules in /etc/udev/rules.d with the following content:

# USBFX2 device udev rules which do the following:
# * allow access for users in group "plugdev"
# * unbind the FX2 peripheral from usbtest driver
# 10-2010 by Vesa Solonen. Tested on plain CY7C68013A on Ubuntu 10.04.
# Device properties can be found via dmesg (driver and device number) and udevadm info:
# udevadm info -a -p /sys/bus/usb/drivers/usbtest/1-3\:1.0
# Reference:
SUBSYSTEM=="usb", ACTION=="add", ATTR{idVendor}=="04b4", ATTR{idProduct}=="8613", GROUP="plugdev", MODE="0660"
SUBSYSTEM=="usb", ACTION=="add", ATTRS{idVendor}=="04b4", ATTRS{idProduct}=="8613", DRIVER=="usbtest", RUN+="/bin/sh -c 'echo -n %k> %S%p/driver/unbind'"

add your user to group plugdev:
sudo usermod -G plugdev <your-user>