Jetson Nano - UART J41

Jetson Nano – UART

October 10, 2019 kangalow 19

There is a UART on the J41 GPIO Header of the NVIDIA Jetson Nano Developer Kit. Useful when you need a little bit of extra serial connectivity action. Looky here: Background There are two UARTs on the Jetson Nano. We have an article about the Serial Debug Console which is Read more …


Jetson Nano – Headless Setup

August 21, 2019 kangalow 27

Many people would like to set up their Jetson Nano without the need of attaching the Jetson to a monitor and keyboard (headless setup). With the advent of JetPack 4.2.1, this is now possible! Looky here: Background In earlier versions of JetPack, there was a requirement that the Jetson be Read more …


JetsonHacksNano Github Updates

July 27, 2019 kangalow 5

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 …


Jetson Nano – Using I2C

July 22, 2019 kangalow 40

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 …

Jetson Nano GPIO FF

Jetson Nano GPIO

June 7, 2019 kangalow 52

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

Jetson Nano – RealSense Depth Camera

May 16, 2019 kangalow 74

For recent L4T releases, Intel now recommends using a different installation technique, it only takes 5 minutes! Looky here: The following is for historical purposes. Getting full support for the Intel RealSense Depth Camera on the NVIDIA Jetson Nano Developer Kit is simplified by using a couple of installation Read more …

Jetson Nano - USB Drive
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Jetson Nano – Run on USB Drive

April 25, 2019 kangalow 73

NOTE: THIS ARTICLE HAS BEEN UPDATED WITH AN EASIER METHOD. PLEASE SEE: Jetson Nano – Run From USB Drive. 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, Read more …

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Jetson Nano – Serial Console

April 19, 2019 kangalow 16

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: Note: April, 2020 – Article and video update to include Jetson Nano B01. Background The story of serial data transfer over wires Read more …

Jetson Nano Automount

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 …