Owning Palette: GPIB Functions
Requires: Base Development System
Performs the GPIB operation indicated by command string. Use this low-level function when the other high-level, traditional GPIB functions are not suitable.
|command string is the GPIB operation to perform. The following table shows the functions you can specify in command string.
Refer to GPIB Device and Controller Functions for more information.
|error in describes error conditions that occur before this node runs. This input provides standard error in functionality.|
|output string is the response the function returns when you conduct a parallel poll with the rpp command string. Set output string only when you use the rrp command string.|
|status is a Boolean array in which each bit describes a state of the GPIB Controller. If an error occurs, the function sets bit 15. GPIB error is valid only if bit 15 of status is set.
The following table shows the numeric value and symbolic status of each bit in status. This table also includes a description of each bit.
|error out contains error information. This output provides standard error out functionality.|