Go to file
Joe Finney 54f7284bc4 Bump to dal-integration-6 2018-09-13 17:43:04 +01:00
inc Fixes to LSM303 DATA_READY Signal detection and configuration 2018-09-13 12:58:28 +01:00
source Prevent mirroring of compass heading across North/South axis 2018-09-13 14:51:50 +01:00
.gitignore Refactor Accelerometer/Magnetometer code to enable new drivers 2018-05-29 18:09:48 +01:00
AUTHORS microbit-dal: Added AUTHORS, and removed unused CHANGES.md file 2016-04-06 15:08:37 +01:00
LICENSE microbit-dal: Added MIT license information. 2016-04-06 17:07:03 +01:00
README.md Update README.md 2018-08-08 08:38:09 +01:00
module.json Bump to dal-integration-6 2018-09-13 17:43:04 +01:00



The core set of drivers, mechanisms and types that make up the micro:bit runtime.


The micro:bit runtime provides an easy to use environment for programming the BBC micro:bit in the C/C++ language, written by Lancaster University. It contains device drivers for all the hardware capabilities of the micro:bit, and also a suite of runtime mechanisms to make programming the micro:bit easier and more flexible. These range from control of the LED matrix display to peer-to-peer radio communication and secure Bluetooth Low Energy services. The micro:bit runtime is proudly built on the ARM mbed and Nordic nrf51 platforms.

In addition to supporting development in C/C++, the runtime is also designed specifically to support higher level languages provided by our partners that target the micro:bit. It is currently used as a support library for all the languages on the BBC www.microbit.org website; including the Javascript Blocks Editor and Micropython

micro:bit runtime docs | uBit | samples

Build Environments

Build Environment Documentation
ARM mbed online http://lancaster-university.github.io/microbit-docs/online-toolchains/#mbed
yotta http://lancaster-university.github.io/microbit-docs/offline-toolchains/#yotta

Hello World!

#include "MicroBitDisplay.h"

MicroBitDisplay display;

int main()
    display.scroll("Hello world!");

BBC Community Guidelines

Microbit Community Guidelines