As I am writing these lines the parts needed to build the plant watering slowly come in. The first prototype is built and tested for basic function. Parts Moisture Sensor For the moisture sensors, I choose the cheap “Capacitive Soil
In the last part, we talked about the basic concept of the plant watering project. Now we go into more detail about the implementation. Before we write the whole program we need to understand how every part works in order
Watering my plants is an irritating task. I often forget it and my plants are not very forgiving in this regard. Being a maker and computer science student I thought about a self-watering system for the plants on my balcony.
For an upcoming project, I needed to compile my own version of upstream u-boot. If you didn’t know I already: u-boot is a small cross-platform bootloader especially designed to work in restricted environments like embedded systems. I choose Arch Linux