Archive for June, 2014

Using the Sierra MC5725’s GPS on Linux

Sunday, June 15th, 2014

After not being able to get this card’s GPS to do anything, I forgot about it for a while. Now that I’ve had some time, I revisited it and was able to get it working. Read on to see how.


Major MVpyBot Refresh

Monday, June 9th, 2014

I have rewritten most of MVpyBot. New features:

  • It has a GitHub page
  • The GitHub page also has some good documentation for admins, users, and developers
  • Improved module architecture (unfortunately, modules will need to be rewritten but this isn’t hard)
  • Code in general is much less of a clumsy hack
  • Proper error reporting (no more having to guess what’s wrong/enable debug mode)
  • New implicit authentication mode, designed for IRC servers where nicknames are already authenticated (such as

Head on over and try out the new version.