Thanks to Gergely Czuczy for making available this driver for the MAX31856, for FreeBSD/RaspBSD:
I’m building my project on raspbsd(which is FreeBSD), and I noticed that
there’s no driver for this thermocouple of yours. I’ve put the stuff on
github, so if anyone wants to use it, feel free to.
Also, I’ve added a bit more powerful chipselect method, in case someone
needed to handle more devices on a single bus, like I myself do…
Have a nice day,
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