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vrf CSA8000

Question asked by hkholmes33 on Jun 6, 2002
Latest reply on Jun 6, 2002 by hkholmes33
<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN"><HTML><HEAD><META http-equiv=Content-Type content="text/html; charset=iso-8859-1"><META content="MSHTML 6.00.2600.0" name=GENERATOR><STYLE></STYLE></HEAD><BODY bgColor=#ffffff><DIV><DIV><FONT face=Arial size=2>  The CSA 8000 will work fine with Vee, it's just a tad cranky.   It's supposed to work with just a LF for EOM, but I have not been able to get any of ours to do it.  Could have something to do with the bugs mentioned in a previous post.  </FONT></DIV><DIV><FONT face=Arial size=2>  The critical element on Advanced properties is the End of Message statement.  End (EOI) on EOL must be YES</FONT></DIV><DIV><FONT face=Arial size=2>I clipped this from the Programming manual, which you can download from Tek if you don't have.</FONT></DIV><DIV><FONT face=Arial size=2>    </FONT><FONT face=Arial size=2></FONT></DIV><DIV>  This documentation uses |EOM> (End of message) to represent a message terminator.<BR>The end-of-message terminator may be the END message (EOI asserted concurrently with the last data byte), the ASCII code for line feed (LF) sent as the last data byte, or both. The instrument always terminates messages with LF and EOI. It allows white space before the terminator. For example, it allows CR LF.</DIV><DIV><FONT face=Arial size=2></FONT> </DIV><DIV><FONT face=Arial size=2>   Another thing about Tek scopes is they're not big on talking back.  They won't alert you to bad syntax, they just won't do it. You have to verify each command to assure completion.  In some cases you may also have to put in a delay to allow for (slow) execution.</FONT></DIV><DIV><FONT face=Arial size=2></FONT> </DIV><DIV><FONT face=Arial size=2>         Hope this helps.</FONT></DIV><DIV><FONT face=Arial size=2>         Best regards</FONT></DIV><DIV><FONT face=Arial size=2>         </FONT></DIV><DIV><FONT face=Arial size=2>Howard K. Holmes<BR></FONT></DIV><DIV><FONT face=Arial size=2>Technology Rentals & Services<BR>1830 West Airfield Drive<BR>P.O. Box 619260<BR>DFW Airport, TX 75261-9260<BR>Ph: 1-972-456-4086<BR>Fax:1-972-456-4651<BR><BR> <A href=""></A><BR></DIV></FONT></DIV></BODY></HTML>