Author Topic: C::B for Microchip MCUs?  (Read 56 times)

Offline knivd

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C::B for Microchip MCUs?
« on: Today at 12:12:31 pm »
I quite like the Code Blocks environment and was wondering, is it not possible to include support for the PIC families in it? I can see a lot of other platforms are already there.
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Offline oBFusCATed

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Re: C::B for Microchip MCUs?
« Reply #1 on: Today at 03:28:27 pm »
What support do you need?
It should currently be possible to do this if you do these steps:
1. Install the compiler
2. Set it up inside codeblocks
3. Create empty project which uses this compiler
4. Add files
5. Setup build options for your device
6. Add post build commands to do firmware gathering or/and upload in your environment.
7. enjoy

If you need to do these steps often you can write a wizard template script which automates the stuff above and then provide a patch for inclusion in the C::B releases.
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