also, I'm not sure if this is how it is supposed to be, but R1 on the LCD board 
has no SMT resistor in there. If it is supposed to have an SMT resistor in it 
can you tell me the resistance and I'll install it myself. Thanks.

> From: k1llfre...@hotmail.co.uk
> To: picolisp@software-lab.de
> Subject: RE: LCD screen
> Date: Thu, 7 Jan 2016 09:31:54 +0000
> 
> I'm using the usb port to power it. I have tried the reset button, it doesn't 
> do anything. How am I supposed to know when the LCD display is on? For me it 
> is just blank.
> 
> > From: ramangopa...@gmail.com
> > To: picolisp@software-lab.de
> > Subject: Re: LCD screen
> > Date: Thu, 7 Jan 2016 04:29:29 +0100
> > 
> > Dear Jake,
> > 
> > > I got my LCD screen for the Mizar a few days ago, it came with the
> > > wire mod done so that the USB can be used to power it instead, I
> > > have
> > 
> > Great!
> > 
> > > both USB ports plugged into my PC and am using Minicom to
> > > communicate with the Mizar.
> > 
> > Both USB ports? I'm not sure I get this. There is a single USB port
> > for powering your MCU board and your 16x2 LCD. Right?
> > 
> > > Anyhow, none of the LCD commands like (mizar32-lcd-prinl 'Hello)
> > > seem to do anything, the screen is also just completely
> > > green. Anyone got any ideas? Thanks.
> > 
> > OK; From this I understand that the support for the LCD module for
> > PicoLisp has been compiled for Hempl. Have you tried the reset button
> > on your LCD shield? The reset will (re)initialize the I2C interaction
> > between your LCD and the AVR32 over the I2C bus.
> > 
> > R
> > 
> > On 07/01/2016, Jake <k1llfre...@hotmail.co.uk> wrote:
> > > I got my LCD screen for the Mizar a few days ago, it came with the wire
> > > mod done so that the USB can be used to power it instead, I have both
> > > USB ports plugged into my PC and am using Minicom to communicate with
> > > the Mizar. Anyhow, none of the LCD commands like (mizar32-lcd-prinl
> > > 'Hello) seem to do anything, the screen is also just completely green
                                          

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