will_j posted a Bus Pirate script that controls a Sure Electronics 8×32 LED marquee:

Here’s a quick and dirty perl script to display ‘BPv3’ on a Sure Electronics 8×32 LEd Matrix display.

You can also use a 16×24 display if you change the second command code to 44 from 40.

Any improvements gratefully received – i.e. a nice character lookup table process would be good!

View a copy in the Bus Pirate scripts folder. We demonstrated a slightly different Sure LED matrix a in a demo: post a few weeks ago.

Thanks for the tip!

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