This page contains the progress reports of the project.
I have been working on the project since a week before
Spring break. The wiring and circuit building has been completed. Programming
the Atmel Mega128 has just begun. The following sections will explain the
project description; work completed; work remaining; conclusions and
The MP3 playback is now working and I am now working on
the CD-ROM interface. I need to read the files on the CD and read the files
with a mp3 extension. In this progress report I will outline the work
completed as well as the work remaining.
The CD-ROM failed to respond to a section request so
professor Land agreed to let me use a PC to transfer the MP3 data instead of
reading from the CD-ROM drive. Work on the serial transfer via Xmodem is near
completion. This week will consist of mainly optimization and writing the user