Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 760536
cannot download sketches to diecimila
Last modified: 2013-02-13 11:34:40 EST
Description of problem:
Cannot download sketches to Diecimila, due to an incompatible version of avrdude.
as explained in http://arduino.cc/en/Guide/Troubleshooting#toc23
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. try to download sketch
error message :-
avrdude: Yikes! Invalid device signature.
Double check connections and try again, or use -F to override
I've tested the latest version of arduino 1.0 downloaded from the website and that works correctly, so this problem will go away when this package gets updated.
Therefore it would be great if this package can get upgraded ASAP :)
I don't have a Diecimila to test against. I suspect it won't help, but could you try it with the version of Arduino 1.0 that's due to be be included with Fedora 17? http://koji.fedoraproject.org/koji/buildinfo?buildID=283461
Also, I wonder if this is a duplicate of #726919. Could you try updating your avrdude to the version in https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/avrdude-5.11.1-1.fc16 and see if that helps.
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