Need some help in the Ghetto (AVR programming)
So I got my old printer cable cut up and wired to a tidy DB9 connector, and I've rechecked all the wiring about 6 times, comparing my connections to all the pictures and the pinout schematics from the ATMEL website, and I'm convinced that everything is correct ( that's obviously the problem right there). Running WINAVR, compiling the LED_Demo program goes fine, but the software is not able to communicate with the ATTiny2313. I tested the connection with the avrdude commands (avrdude -p t2313 -c dapa -P lpt1 -n -v) and the results suggest that communications are just not happening. I tested the parallel port by hooking up the printer, and that went fine. I'm out of ideas as to what to check. Any help out there?