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Post subject: Data Acquisition System
Posted: Tue Aug 31, 2010 10:15 pm
Joined: Sun Jul 11, 2010
Not sure if this is the best place to ask
this question since this is kind of 'software' related.
But since it is for an RF application and you guys might
have had experience with it, I am hoping you can help me
I am just starting out as a student and as
part of my project work, I am supposed to complete a Data
Acquisition System for a commercially available digital
receiver, all in Linux. I completed the driver development
part for the digital receiver. But I am still struggling
with the rest - the actual data acquisition program, what
do headers mean, what information they convey, how are
they supposed to be programmed, how to build a GUI and a
software scope for the data. I have no prior experience in
coding for any of these requirements. Kindly help me out -
I do not want any direct answers or cookbook
recommendations but a general direction in which I should
proceed and the concepts I need to learn to eventually be
able to complete the task.