Computer Interfacing

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All recommended hardware is fully Linux compatible!

RS-232 Serial to USB[edit]

Plugable USB to RS-232 DB9 Serial Adapter - Prolific PL2303HX Rev D Chipset ($15)


Processing and Arduino[edit]

Get Processing: http://processing.org/

Get the Arduino library for Processing: http://playground.arduino.cc/interfacing/processing

On the Arduino, load: Fermata → SimpleDigitalFermata

In Processing, load: Contributed Libraries → Arduino (Fermata) → arduino_output

To add input text boxes to control your Arduino, check out the controlP5 library: http://www.sojamo.de/libraries/controlP5/reference/textarea_class_textarea.htm

(Sketch → Add Library → Add Library)