More on mystery system

Brent Hilpert hilpert at cs.ubc.ca
Mon Jul 26 16:12:44 CDT 2010


On 2010 Jul 26, at 10:55 AM, Ian King wrote:
> IMHO HP would NOT use the term "IEEE_SEND" but rather "HPIB_SEND".  
> Branding, branding, branding...

On 2010 Jul 26, at 12:14 PM, Tony Duell wrote:
> For the reason already stated (HP would call it 'HPIB', not 'GPIB' or
> 'IEEE')_, I doubt it's an HP machine. Although to be honest, HP tended 
> to
> just use a SEND command unless it as an HP9830 when it was CMD.

HP may well not have used the IEEE ref, but I would think the code was
more likely written by the end customer or the assembler of the ATE 
system, not HP.

For alternatives, what other companies made HPIB/GPIB/IEEE controllers?




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