Logging FRC robot data to a USB thumb drive

Andrew Dassonville
May 26, 2019 · 5 min read
Example logs as displayed in the FRC Message Console.

The obvious first question that arises is why? Why log your robot debug info to a USB drive instead of to the console or to the roboRIO? Well, as it turns out, there are many benefits to storing your logs on an easily removable drive which could make debugging problems at competitions significantly smoother for your team. In this article, I’ll be detailing the good, the bad and the ugly as it relates to this type…