KIC8462852 EPIC204278916

Power-on strap autodetect, Was: STM32F0xx findings

Discussion created by KIC8462852 EPIC204278916 on Feb 25, 2017
Latest reply on Feb 25, 2017 by KIC8462852 EPIC204278916
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The autodetect method seems to me a bit challenging.

On graphics cards they put external pull-ups/pull-downs that are sensed after reset prior to be used as output.

Another way is to use an analog pin and with a resistor divider various predefined configurations can be selected (no autodetect here)


I wonder if the LED grounds, replaced by 1 or more GPIO as push pull output could make a different autodetect scheme (the number of GPIO depends on the max current of the LEDs). Then the ground can be disconnected or moved high/low for another way to run an autodetection without ADC?