GNU CAMPBELL Data Acquisition (gcampda)
(c) Copyright 2011 Federico Bareilles <email@example.com>,
Instituto Argentino de Radio Astronomia (IAR).
This program is free software that you can redistribute and/or
modify under the terms of the GNU General Public License as
published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 3 of
the License, or (at your option) any later version.
Gnu CAMPbell Data Acquisition is designed to transfer data from
CR1000 datalogger over serial or TC/IP. It maintain plain text file
which the data and some telemetry information. The program is
completely writing in c from the scratch for our acquisition propose,
not for configuring the device.
The main idea is run it in small computers which crontab tools.
Download source code from http://www.iar.unlp.edu.ar/~fede/pub/gcampda/
Open the tarball and cd into gcampda directory
make TARGET=/usr/local install
gcampda.conf is main configuration file; you put it in /etc, or
specifier other name and location from command line (--config switch).
For serial line: declare the "device" and not the "port".
For TCP/IP: declare "host" and "port".
The first time to run it initialize table definitions via --init switch:
$ gcampda --init
this put download configuration setup in data/STATION_NAME.conf were
data is set in main configuration file (/etc/gcampda.conf normally). Now download data witch command:
$ gcampda --download
Please, send me any comments if you us this program.