:frantics: YESSS! it workz :frantics::sorcerer:
haz i earned coder status nao? :rolleyes:
if there is interest - i could either create a clcd4bit module or as there are only a few lines changed handle it with the preprocessor and check via #ifdef CLCD_4BIT ...
svn diff and picture of working vfd is attached app_lcd_diff.txt