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PhD Student in ECE @ MSU

Install Linux USB Driver for Quectel BG96

2018-10-29

The BG96 needs to manually configure USB driver under Linux. Here is a step-by-step process to make it work.

Enable Agilent Digital Multimeter on Windows in Oracle VirtualBox

2018-10-22

Some instructions on how to connect an Agilent digital multimeter to the Keysight Connection Expert softawre on Windows in a Linux (Ubuntu) host.

Recover the Jianguoyun Tray Icon in Ubuntu 18.04

2018-10-17

I cannot find the Jianguoyun (Nutstore) icon in the top tray after it runs. Here is a quick fix.

C Coding Standard - Formatted

2018-08-26

A formatted "C coding standard" by Eno Thereska.

Tips on Ubuntu

2018-07-01

Some quick fixes and minor hacks on Ubuntu. I update it every now and then.

Zotero Configuration for Attachment Synchronization Between Multiple Computers

2018-06-27

Zotero + Dropbox + Zotfile configuration to synchronize documents database and files among different computers. You definitely can find similar tutorial from the web, however this is what I finally choose after so many attempts.

Packages to Install for a Fresh Python

2018-06-26

Some of the common packages to install through pip. For my reference only. Might be helpful to you.

~[DEBUG LOG] Resolve a Warnning at Spacemacs Start - Open Terminal Failed (Not a Terminal)

2018-06-25

This is an error when using the combination Spacemacs + Zsh + Tmux.

Using LimeSDR Mini on Ubuntu with Lime Suite and SoapySDR

2018-06-19

Step by step installation of the software needed for LimeSDR mini to run on Ubuntu.

Quectel UEMonitor Instructions

2018-06-15

Some instructions on the use of Quectel UEMonitor. A software to examine the debug log from the UE (User Equipment).

~[DEBUG LOG] SAM G53 Cannot Transmit Data to PC through EDBG UART

2018-05-09

A small bug that wastes me an afternoon and a whole night! EDBG is a embedded debug port that helps to debug or depoly the code. It has a virtual serial COM port that can support data communication between MCU and the host PC. I assume that this is known if you are going to read this post.

Use CH340-based USB Serial Converter on Linux in Python

2018-04-26

CH340 is a chip that convert USB data to serial data. Of cause the method discuss here can be applied to other USB-serial converter chips, such as PL2303 etc. It is helpful when you want to do serial communication with your circuit board. Usually I write Python scripts to interact with serial devices.

Steps to successfully install srsGUI

2018-03-26

srsGUI is the graphic user interface (GUI) for srsLTE. There are some dependencies issues to be solved to make it.

Learning srsLTE - 4

2018-03-25

srsLTE data structure overview and references. Physical channels layer data structure only.

Learning srsLTE - 3

2018-03-24

srsLTE data structure overview and references. Physical layer data structure only.