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Simple assembler to convert pioasm to bytes


This driver depends on:

Please ensure all dependencies are available on the CircuitPython filesystem. This is easily achieved by downloading the Adafruit library and driver bundle.

Installing from PyPI


This library is not available on PyPI yet. Install documentation is included as a standard element. Stay tuned for PyPI availability!

On supported GNU/Linux systems like the Raspberry Pi, you can install the driver locally from PyPI. To install for current user:

pip3 install adafruit-circuitpython-pioasm

To install system-wide (this may be required in some cases):

sudo pip3 install adafruit-circuitpython-pioasm

To install in a virtual environment in your current project:

mkdir project-name && cd project-name
python3 -m venv .env
source .env/bin/activate
pip3 install adafruit-circuitpython-pioasm

Usage Example

import time
import rp2pio
import board
import adafruit_pioasm

squarewave = """
.program squarewave
    set pins 1 [1]  ; Drive pin high and then delay for one cycle
    set pins 0      ; Drive pin low

assembled = adafruit_pioasm.assemble(squarewave)

sm = rp2pio.StateMachine(
    init=adafruit_pioasm.assemble("set pindirs 1"),
print("real frequency", sm.frequency)



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