With the aid of auto addressing, it has become possible to have “off the shelf” or rather “plug&play” components. Different part numbers or the components’ pre-programming has thus become obsolete. The LIN slave’s address is determined according to its network position, supported by a little software routine.
With Auto Addressing it is possible to eliminate expensive solutions like “Daisy Chaining” or “Plug- coding” in your system.
Applications for the Auto- Addressing Method (Bus- Shunt- Method)