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AN: Open Instrumentation Project: Release 1.7

The Open Instrumentation Project announces release V1.7 of software
for the
Syscomp DSO-101 oscilloscope hardware.

The Open Instrumentation Project (OIP) has been formed to support
open-source software and low cost hardware for electronic
Currently available instruments include an oscilloscope, waveform
and network analyser. Source code is available at
licensed under the GPLv2.

Information on the hardware is available at

In addition to bug fixes, software version 1.7 supports these new

- XY Plot, useful for Lissajous figures or general purpose plotting
(X-T waveforms can appear on the same display)

- Spectrum analysis using DFT.
(X-T waveforms can appear simultaneously on a separate

- High-resolution mode, capturing a full 32k samples on both
supporting variable digital zoom and scrolling.

- User adjustable vertical calibration for every gain setting.

- Save data to .csv (spreadsheet) format

- Screen capture, postscript and .jpg format

- Save/Restore scope configuration

The software is written entirely in the Tcl/Tk language and runs under
Linux, Windows and Macintosh operating systems.

An extensive user manual is part of the code package.

Peter Hiscocks
Syscomp Electronic Design Limited, Toronto