[time-nuts] [Solved] Looking for multiple PPS timestamp logging

Tijd Dingen tijddingen at yahoo.com
Mon Oct 3 22:11:51 EDT 2011

> > That looks like a great solution for monitoring oscillators/GPSDOs.
> > Where to find an application that inputs RS232 and writes a file?

> I don't think you need anything very complex for that.   One could
> simply "cat" the serial port device to a log file

> cat /dev/tty01 | somename.log

I see someone beat me to it. ;)

Although around here we do:

cat /dev/ttyS0 > somename.log


cat /dev/ttyS0 | five_seconds_of_perl.pl

> Anyone who could build a uP powered device could figure out somethig

> even nicer in about 5 seconds using Perl, Python or whatever.

My thoughts exactly.

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