Hello , I am Harsh :-
I want to make an arduino that supports the chip ATMEL [ATMega16] which is a 40 pin AVR Device and which is currently unsupported by the IDE And Hardware ..
i am currently following :- http://playground.arduino.cc/Main/CustomizeArduinoIDE
but in the bootloader section i want to add a new bootloader for the AVR Chip so what can i do and how ??
I am attaching the datasheet of ATMega16 with the topic . http://www.atmel.com/Images/doc8154.pdf
plz help me
and tell me how to customize the ide to accept the new chip and also how can i make a bootloader for the AVR that works with arduino ide and also how can i use the Tx and Rx pins to program the chip
But can yout tell me how to do about the software part plz.....