Working with PWM on a BeagleBone Black

Originally posted on Adventures in Programing:
I recently figured out how to enable and set PWM pins on a BlackBone Black rev. C running debian with a test image dated 2014/12/19. I got the image from here. The debain version is 3.8.13-bone68. All instruction are from the command line of a ssh session. I work on a MacBook Pro, so beaglebone.local works with Bonjour, so I don’t need to know the IP address for the board. I started by updating and installing the universal io device tree overlays, whose source isĀ in the folder /opt/source/beaglebone-universal-io. This folder contains the github source,… Continue reading Working with PWM on a BeagleBone Black