[Approved] Display driver for vfd Futaba MDM166A in minidisplay plugin (1 Viewer)

Datenschredder

Portal Member
December 9, 2011
29
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Germany Germany
Hi tomtg,
thx for trying trying the driver and sharing your experience.
Currently I am setting up my new development environment.
Then I will have a look for the scrolling soon.

Bye
Datenschredder
 

ay129

Portal Pro
October 7, 2011
184
24
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Hi Datenschredder,

Thanks again for your help with this plugin - have been running this smoothly for over a year. Has this now been integrated into mediaportal, and have you released a new version recently?

thanks
ay129
 

Datenschredder

Portal Member
December 9, 2011
29
18
Germany Germany
Hi Ay129,
thanks for sharing your experience regarding the driver.

I tried to get it officially integrated into the Minidisplay plugin, got one feedback regarding the code, did a review to keep the coding rules - but never got a feedback again. Guess the team is very busy because of MP 2. I asked once again but did not get an answer.:cry:

I must admit that I currently have nothing new to release but hopefully find some time in the autumn, when I find no work ouside :).
Some ideas are:
-Smoother Scrolling
-Additional little font and 2 rows
-Bitmap Interface

I have no MP 2 installed and wonder if the Minidisplay plugin will still be used so that it makes sense to develop or enhance drivers for this plugin.
Does anyone know?

Bye,
Datenschredder
 

tomtg

Portal Member
September 2, 2009
16
8
Hello Datenschredder, all.

I also use this Plugin for nearly 1 Year, it works as expected.

It should be integrated into MP.

One Improvement should be added:
Selectable Option: Complete Blank the Display on Suspend, the bright green Clock is boaring at night!

Thanks to Datenschredder for your work.
 

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