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 out.
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.