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Re: Drivers for BeagleBoneBlack and Raspberry Pi

Postby Hitesh » Wed Dec 07, 2016 12:49 pm

Hi maltman1,

The example files were removed from the driver packages as we looking to change how examples are made available.

Edit: Files now available via GitHub. Please find below links to the files that you will need.

https://github.com/picotech/picosdk-c-examples/tree/master/ps2000a

https://github.com/picotech/picosdk-c-examples/tree/master/ps4000

Hope this helps.

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Re: Drivers for BeagleBoneBlack and Raspberry Pi

Postby grahamatpicoscope » Mon Jan 16, 2017 8:38 pm

If you get this:
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root@tvpi:/opt/picoscope# make
make  all-am
make[1]: Entering directory '/opt/picoscope'
  CC       PS2000Acon.o
  CCLD     ps2000acon
PS2000Acon.o: In function `get_info':
PS2000Acon.c:(.text+0x283c): undefined reference to `strcmpi'
PS2000Acon.c:(.text+0x285c): undefined reference to `strcmpi'
collect2: error: ld returned 1 exit status
Makefile:399: recipe for target 'ps2000acon' failed
make[1]: *** [ps2000acon] Error 1
make[1]: Leaving directory '/opt/picoscope'
Makefile:295: recipe for target 'all' failed
make: *** [all] Error 2

Do this:
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root@tvpi:/opt/picoscope# sed -i s/strcmpi/strcasecmp/g PS2000Acon.c
root@tvpi:/opt/picoscope# make
make  all-am
make[1]: Entering directory '/opt/picoscope'
  CC       PS2000Acon.o
  CCLD     ps2000acon
make[1]: Leaving directory '/opt/picoscope'
root@tvpi:/opt/picoscope# ./ps2000acon
PS2000A Driver Example Program
Version 2.2
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Re: Drivers for BeagleBoneBlack and Raspberry Pi

Postby karlo » Wed Feb 01, 2017 5:24 pm

Hy,

is it possible to get the c examples also for libps3000?
Also I want to ask if there are possibilities to run picoscope software on raspberry pi? Maybe with compiling it directly on the pi?

Thanks for help!

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Re: Drivers for BeagleBoneBlack and Raspberry Pi

Postby Hitesh » Thu Feb 02, 2017 7:46 am

Hi karlo,

Please find attached the files below.

PS3000con_Linux.zip
PS3000 C console files for Linux
(11.27 KiB) Downloaded 26 times

You will need to ensure that you have the autoconf and libtoolize packages installed.

Previous investigations have found that there would be performance issues in trying to run a PicoScope version on a Raspberry Pi so there are no plans for a version that can be run on this platform at this present moment in time.

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Re: Drivers for BeagleBoneBlack and Raspberry Pi

Postby Hitesh » Wed Feb 15, 2017 9:44 am

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Re: Drivers for BeagleBoneBlack and Raspberry Pi

Postby silvia » Fri Feb 17, 2017 3:20 pm

Hi,

I'm trying to install PicoScope 6 on the Raspberry Pi 3 following these instructions: https://www.picotech.com/downloads/linux

I can go through the first three steps with no problem, but when it comes to step 4:
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sudo apt-get install picoscope


I get this message on the Terminal:
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pi@raspberrypi:~ $ sudo apt-get install picoscope
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree       
Reading state information... Done
Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have
requested an impossible situation or if you are using the unstable
distribution that some required packages have not yet been created
or been moved out of Incoming.
The following information may help to resolve the situation:

The following packages have unmet dependencies:
picoscope : Depends: picomono but it is not installable
E: Unable to correct problems, you have held broken packages.



Any help/ideas, please? Thanks :smile:
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Re: Drivers for BeagleBoneBlack and Raspberry Pi

Postby Hitesh » Mon Feb 20, 2017 9:35 am

Hi silvia,

Unfortunately, we do not currently support PicoScope on Raspberry Pi platforms.

You will need to use a standard Linux distribution (Ubuntu/Fedora etc.) in order to use PicoScope on a Linux platform.

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Re: Drivers for BeagleBoneBlack and Raspberry Pi

Postby silvia » Tue Feb 21, 2017 4:16 pm

Thanks Hitesh, I've posted another reply in another thread :)
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Re: Drivers for BeagleBoneBlack and Raspberry Pi

Postby alsamaraee » Mon Mar 20, 2017 12:28 pm

Hi Mario,

I installed libusbtc08 driver and inside /picoscope/share/doc/libusbtc08 just two files,
Copyright and usbtest. Do you know how can I fix this ?

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Re: Drivers for BeagleBoneBlack and Raspberry Pi

Postby Hitesh » Mon Mar 20, 2017 12:33 pm

Hi alsamaree,

Please find below the example C source code file and build files for the USB TC-08:

USB TC08 Linux.zip
Build files for C application
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Re: Drivers for BeagleBoneBlack and Raspberry Pi

Postby alsamaraee » Mon Mar 20, 2017 1:19 pm

Hitesh wrote:Hi alsamaree,

Please find below the example C source code file and build files for the USB TC-08:

USB TC08 Linux.zip

Regards,


Hi Hitesh,

Thank you for your quick response. still geting error while running make command.
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make  all-am
make[1]: Entering directory '/opt/picoscope/share/doc/libusbtc08'
  CC       usbtc08con.o
usbtc08con.c:27:39: fatal error: libusbtc08-1.8/PicoStatus.h: No such file or directory
#include <libusbtc08-1.8/PicoStatus.h>
                                       ^
compilation terminated.
Makefile:411: recipe for target 'usbtc08con.o' failed
make[1]: *** [usbtc08con.o] Error 1
make[1]: Leaving directory '/opt/picoscope/share/doc/libusbtc08'
Makefile:295: recipe for target 'all' failed
make: *** [all] Error 2

Any idea?
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Re: Drivers for BeagleBoneBlack and Raspberry Pi

Postby alsamaraee » Mon Mar 20, 2017 1:40 pm

Hitesh wrote:Hi alsamaree,

Please find below the example C source code file and build files for the USB TC-08:

USB TC08 Linux.zip

Regards,


Hi Hitesh,

Thank you for your quick response. I still geting errors while running the make command.
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make  all-am
make[1]: Entering directory '/opt/picoscope/share/doc/libusbtc08'
  CC       usbtc08con.o
usbtc08con.c:27:39: fatal error: libusbtc08-1.8/PicoStatus.h: No such file or directory
#include <libusbtc08-1.8/PicoStatus.h>
                                       ^
compilation terminated.
Makefile:411: recipe for target 'usbtc08con.o' failed
make[1]: *** [usbtc08con.o] Error 1
make[1]: Leaving directory '/opt/picoscope/share/doc/libusbtc08'
Makefile:295: recipe for target 'all' failed
make: *** [all] Error 2


Any idea ?

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Re: Drivers for BeagleBoneBlack and Raspberry Pi

Postby Hitesh » Mon Mar 20, 2017 1:41 pm

Hi alsamaree,

There is an incorrect reference to the PicoStatus.h file which this driver does not use.

I've updated the zip file in the post above so please download this and the source code file should have the fix.

Edit: The files are now available from GitHub:

https://github.com/picotech/picosdk-c-examples/tree/master/usbtc08

Please use the usbtc08con.c file from the usbtc08Con sub-folder.

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Re: Drivers for BeagleBoneBlack and Raspberry Pi

Postby alsamaraee » Mon Mar 20, 2017 2:21 pm

Thank you Hitesh, works like magic.
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Re: Drivers for BeagleBoneBlack and Raspberry Pi

Postby benamis » Tue Apr 11, 2017 8:07 am

alsamaraee wrote:Hi Mario,

I installed libusbtc08 driver and inside /picoscope/share/doc/libusbtc08 just two files,
Copyright and usbtest. Do you know how can I fix this ?

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Same with libpl1000 :(
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