From: Robert L Cochran <cochranb@sp...> - 2009-12-12 03:35:39
I'm new to both the gumstix platform and robotics. I want to build a
robot with gumstix, but I don't know exactly what gumstix pack or
components to buy in order to get started.
I am interested in building a rolling robot which can move forward and
backwards and turn left and right in response to commands from a gumstix
What gumstix modules do I need to purchase?
Do I need a motherboard to plug the gumstix module into?
What LCD module should I buy so I can program the gumstix?
What accessories do I need for the gumstix?
I would also like suggestions for a simple rolling robot kit that can be
I would like to use open source software development languages and tools
as much as possible.
Please assume that I have a good working knowledge of Fedora Linux but
have not done intensive development on Linux.
Thanks for all suggestions. I am hoping to order a gumstix module and
appropriate accessories, and separately order a robot kit, in time for