This software implements the complete(?) protocol to access velleman's K8055 card. This software was developped within the Universite de Technologie de Belfort-Montbeliard (utbm) (france) in the LO22 course (professor: Eric Bachard).
License : GPL
Developpers (v0.2) : Julien Etelain ( julien at pmad dot net ) and Edward Nys
David Downes provided fixes to make it correctly build on linux. Fixes are avaible in the 0.3 release. Thank's to him for this fixes.
Lastest version : 0.3 (utbm)
gcc k8055.c -o k8055 -lusb
MacOS X ( you need to install the kext package first).
su cp -r k8055.kext /System/Library/Extensions/k8055.kext touch /System/Library
Then restart computer
The provided program offer some options, you can use the source to develop a software more adapted to your needs.
Syntax : k8055 [-P:(number)] [-D:(value)] [-A1:(value)] [-A2:(value)] [-NUM:(number) [-DELAY:(number)]] [-DBT1:(value)] [-BDT2:(value)] [-reset1] [-reset2] [-debug]
Output : (timestamp);(digital);(analog 1);(analog 2);(counter 1);(counter 2)
Note : timestamp is the number of msec when data is read since program start
Exemple : 499;0;128;230;9;8
(c) Copyright 2005 Julien Etelain and Edward Nys. All rights reserved.
(c) Copyright 2005 David Downes. All rights reserved.