Propeller Programming: Using Assembler, Spin, and C

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Learn to program the Propeller in Spin and C and how to map the Propeller Assembler (PASM) language from other high-level languages you might know. The overall task you will pursue in the book is to implement a Delta Compression algorithm: first in Spin, then in PASM, then in C. Along the way, you'll review test driven development, a powerful technique for validating code, and conclude with a chapter on hardware manipulations. The book's main goal is to help you extend the capabilities of the Propeller processor by using the assembler language. What You’ll Learn Use a data compression/decompression application to introduce PASM to the reader Integrate C and PASM code Review hardware interactions (setting and reading pins) Who This Book Is For Those who are familiar with Spin programming for the Parallax Propeller but have an interest in learning Propeller C and Propeller Assembler (PASM) programming. Some knowledge of C or Python is also helpful.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Number of pages315
ISBN (Electronic)9781484233542
ISBN (Print)9781484233535
StatePublished - Jan 1 2018

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Computer Science

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