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Monster Panel IV

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51 wires?  No – use a cable. In Part III, we talked about how to take 3672 copies of a 300-channel list and cut the memory requirements down to size. The price we pay for that savings is a bit more work on our part.  But it’s a

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Monster Panel III

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Re-think the easy ways you have used forever. In Part I, I gave the rough outline of the task: how to manage over 12000 controls/indicators on one panel. In Part II, we started whittling the task down to size, using sub panels and reentrancy.  

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Monster Panel II

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Figuring out what you do NOT have to do. In Part I, I gave the rough outline of the task: How to manage over 12000 controls/indicators on one panel. The first thing to realize is that the beginner’s reaction (“holy crowdation Batman, that’s impossible”) is

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Virtual Devices

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When you don’t have the DAQ hardware you need… Any version of NI-DAQ and the Measurement and Automation Explorer (MAX) released recently has provisions for “simulated” devices.  You choose which devices you want, and then NI-DAQ will pretend those devices are actually installed on your

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What time is it, again?

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The TIMESTAMP indicator is smart enough to get you into trouble. Just ran into what at first appeared to be a bug, but turned out to be proper, if misunderstood, behavior. I have a project which records data files. When the actual recording starts, and

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Beating the Jitters

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A shortcut to determinism in real-time applications Determinism in software is the ability to ensure that any and all paths taken through the code take a consistent amount of time to execute.  Most desktop applications have no interest in this consistency because A) it doesn’t

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Time Alignment of Signals

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A picture is worth 1024 words I discussed the idea of a time-alignment scheme in the article Delays, Delays, Delays.  The idea is that signals which have a mechanical delay of some kind (gas transport time, for example) can be time-aligned with signals that have

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