Search found 8 matches

by RockDoctor
Sun Nov 06, 2011 11:49 am
Forum: Linux
Topic: Linux driver for USB DrDAQ
Replies: 10
Views: 11454

Re: Linux driver for USB DrDAQ

bobicanprogram wrote:Linux SBCs with DrDAQ like capabilities are coming down in price to the point where one very capable one (...) I was looking at recently was only $60 over the DrDAQ price.
I got the details by PM, thanks, but for some reason I can't PM you to say thanks. So, thanks!
by RockDoctor
Sun Nov 06, 2011 11:44 am
Forum: Linux
Topic: Linux driver for USB DrDAQ
Replies: 10
Views: 11454

Re: Linux driver for USB DrDAQ

We are working on releasing Linux drivers for our current range of devices, the PicoScope 3000A and 6000 series have been added in the last month. Please see our website for details http://labs.picotech.com/#linux Cheers ! Unfortunately the DrDAQ is not on the list yet and I don't have a timeline f...
by RockDoctor
Fri Oct 14, 2011 1:43 am
Forum: Linux
Topic: Linux driver for USB DrDAQ
Replies: 10
Views: 11454

Re: Linux driver for USB DrDAQ

Linux SBCs with DrDAQ like capabilities are coming down in price to the point where one very capable one (400MHz ARM9, Debian Linux, 512MB, 1 ethernet, 6USB, 8 analog, 8 digital in, 8 digital out, wide range of USB sensors ($10 and up), 20+ programming language API's available including libraries f...
by RockDoctor
Mon Oct 10, 2011 12:51 pm
Forum: PicoLog
Topic: Influence of screen savers on PicoLog ; date-time formatting
Replies: 3
Views: 3282

Re: Influence of screen savers on PicoLog ; date-time format

Well, sig block fixed.
Flight details now. And expenses.
by RockDoctor
Mon Oct 10, 2011 12:47 pm
Forum: PicoLog
Topic: Influence of screen savers on PicoLog ; date-time formatting
Replies: 3
Views: 3282

Re: Influence of screen savers on PicoLog ; date-time format

Hi Hitesh, Found the set-up options for the spreadsheet view and ... yes, there's a date-time format that I can hack about as I see fit. ... seems to be doing appropriate, usable data output. I got stood down on Friday, back to the UK for a couple of weeks after just a week and a bit in Tanzania. Sp...
by RockDoctor
Thu Oct 06, 2011 9:13 am
Forum: PicoLog
Topic: Influence of screen savers on PicoLog ; date-time formatting
Replies: 3
Views: 3282

Influence of screen savers on PicoLog ; date-time formatting

I found time to get my DrDAQ wired up and logging data last night, but came across a surprise on examining the log data this morning. It appears (though this may be a coincidence) that the effectiveness of data logging decreased when the screensaver became active. My setup, with (hopefully relevant)...
by RockDoctor
Thu Oct 06, 2011 8:23 am
Forum: PicoLog
Topic: plwtotxt
Replies: 3
Views: 3434

Re: plwtotxt

In this description of the PLW-format what do you mean with PICODATE and FULLTIME ? Hi Maria, They're obviously structure type definitions, like "UNS16" and "UNS32" (unsigned 16-bit integer and 32-bit integer respectively), but what exactly they are, I can't find either. Google doesn't help either....
by RockDoctor
Tue Sep 20, 2011 1:44 pm
Forum: Linux
Topic: frequency logging with Picoscope 2203 under Linux
Replies: 3
Views: 5770

Re: frequency logging with Picoscope 2203 under Linux

Well, that is *exactly* the problem that I'm looking for a solution to. Though I haven't yet decided whether or not to buy a PicoXXXXX to do it. Did it succeed? Does data logging work? (I'm investigating, allegedly, mains power frequency drop outs, on a site where I'm doing a 24x7 day job. Inevitabl...