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JetsonHacksNano Github Updates

July 27, 2019 kangalow 2

With the release of JetPack 4.2.1, L4T 32.2 is now available for the NVIDIA Jetson Nano Developer Kit. Several of the JetsonHacksNano Github repositories on the JetsonHacksNano account have been updated to support this release. Note that each of these repositories have associated releases to match the repository with the Read more …

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Jetson Nano – Using I2C

July 22, 2019 kangalow 11

A simple way to control Servo Motors on the NVIDIA Jetson Nano Developer Kit is to connect the Jetson Nano via I2C to a PWM Driver. Looks here: Background There are four types of serial communication ports on the Jetson Nano. The most obvious is USB, which is where you Read more …

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Jetson Nano GPIO

June 7, 2019 kangalow 22

We use GPIO to talk to external devices on the NVIDIA Jetson Nano. Looky here: Introduction One of the nice things about the Jetson Nano is that there is an expansion header which is useful for General Purpose Input Output (GPIO). You may have thought about turning a light on Read more …

Jetson Nano + Intel RealSense Depth Camera
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Jetson Nano – RealSense Depth Camera

May 16, 2019 kangalow 54

Getting full support for the Intel RealSense Depth Camera on the NVIDIA Jetson Nano Developer Kit is simplified by using a couple of installation scripts. Looky here: Introduction In an earlier article, we installed an Intel RealSense Tracking Camera on the Jetson Nano along with the librealsense SDK. We’ve have Read more …

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Jetson Nano – Run on USB Drive

April 25, 2019 kangalow 55

Using a USB Drive as the root file system on a Jetson Nano Developer Kit provides many advantages, including faster disk access and more storage. Looky here: Background For external storage, the Jetson Nano uses a Micro SD Card. The SD card holds the operating system, applications and any data Read more …

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Jetson Nano – Serial Console

April 19, 2019 kangalow 7

A Serial Console is a useful tool for embedded development, remote access, and those times when the development kit has issues that you need to observe. Looky here: Background The story of serial data transfer over wires goes back almost a hundred years. I’ve heard stories that Ferdinand Magellan first Read more …

Jetson Nano Automount
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Jetson Nano – Automount Drive

April 17, 2019 kangalow 0

There are times when you need to have your external drives mounted when the Jetson Nano boots. Let’s go over it! Looky here: Introduction The Ubuntu documentation has a good summary of storage devices, volumes and partitions. Money quote: The word volume is used to describe a storage device, like a hard Read more …

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Jetson Nano – Use More Memory!

April 14, 2019 kangalow 14

The NVIDIA Jetson Nano Developer Kit has 4 GB of main memory. This may not enough memory for running many of the large deep learning models, or compiling very large programs. Let’s fix that! We are going to install a swapfile. Looky here: Background There may be times when you Read more …

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Jetson Nano – Use More Power!

April 10, 2019 kangalow 45

You need to get all the power out of your Jetson Nano Developer Kit. Looky here: Background There are three ways to get power in to the NVIDIA Jetson Nano Developer Kit. The simplest is to supply 2 Amps at 5 Volt to the micro-USB connector. The hardest is to Read more …