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Scanning HPIB bus for instruments.

Question asked by VRFuser on Jan 15, 1999
In message <H000013511ea5994@MHS>,
>> I want to scan de HP-IB-bus for connected instruments. At this moment
>> I use the bus time-out to see if there is an instrument connected at
>> that address.
>> This takes a long time to complete when you check all the possible
>> addresses.
>> Does anyone have a better and faster idea?
>The Instrument Manager can do this - it would be nice if a VEE program
>could call the search function to get an array of records for "live"
That would be nice.
Like another poster, I've written VEE code that parses the file
but it would be nice to have a 'Live' view programmatically.
Ger Murray