spec

Software for Diffraction

  • latest - latest update notes
  • ascan - one-motor scan
  • a2scan - two-motor scan
  • a3scan - three-motor scan
  • a4scan - four-motor scan
  • abscan - incident-reflected angle scan
  • ackno - acknowledgements
  • Agilis - newport agilis ag-uc2 and ag-uc8 piezo controllers
  • AI Solutions DAQ-ATDC/NDAQ - usb acquisition module (formerly "kisim")
  • am9513 - pc board and usb counter/timers based on the amd am9513 chip
  • amptek - amptek pocket mca 8000/8000a
  • anka - rst gamma interface as used at anka
  • array - declare a data array
  • Attocube - attocube anc350 motor controller
  • br and ubr - move to the reciprocal space coordinates (hkl)
  • BSI SP350 Controller Board - baltic scientific instruments si(li) detector with peltier cooling type ser-25
  • burleigh - burleigh 6200uln with 671 interface
  • c400 - fmb oxford c400
  • ca - calculate motor settings for a given point in reciprocal space
  • cal - calculate motor settings for a given point in reciprocal space
  • camac - camac interface
  • cat - unix shell cat command
  • cd - change working directory
  • cm4000 - compumotor 4000 motor controller
  • cmAX - compumotor ax motor controller
  • colors - color codes for high-resolution graphics
  • config - edit the hardware configuration
  • configuration - administer hardware configuration file
  • constant - define a constant global symbol
  • counting - timer/scaler/mca commands and variables
  • ct - count and print results
  • dscan or lup - motor scan relative to the starting position
  • d2scan - two-motor scan relative to the starting positions
  • d3scan - three-motor scan relative to the starting positions
  • d4scan - four-motor scan relative to the starting positions
  • DAC - digital-to-analog (dac) motors
  • data - built-in functions for handling internal data
  • data_pipe() or array_pipe() - integrate external programs into spec
  • PMC DCX-100 - pmc corporation dcx-100 motor controllers
  • debug - set debugging level of diagnostic messages
  • encode()/decode() - data stream manipulation
  • def and rdef - define a macro
  • do - execute a command file
  • dp5 - amptek dp5/px5/dp5g/mca8000d mca products
  • dsp2190 - dsp technology 2190 camac mcs averager
  • dtscan - relative temperature scan
  • dxp - xia dxp camac mca
  • E712 - physik instrumente e-712 piezo controller
  • libedit/readline - command line recall and editing
  • encode()/decode() - data stream manipulation
  • epics - epics specific functions
  • equipman - spring-8 equipment manager rpc interface
  • taco/esrf - taco (esrf) specific functions
  • files - conventions for file/device output
  • flow - flow control
  • fourc - 4-circle geometry modes
  • functions - built-in functions
  • global - declare global variables
  • gpib - gpib (ieee 488) interface
  • HDF5 - create hdf5 files
  • HDW_ERR - built-in symbol for identifying hardware errors
  • hecus - hecus asa-32 mca
  • help format - help file format conventions and syntax
  • history - command recall facility (basic)
  • hkcircle - scan along an arc in the hk-plane in reciprocal space
  • hklmesh - scan over a 2d grid in reciprocal space
  • hklscan - general linear scan in reciprocal space
  • hkradial - scan along a radius in the hk-plane in reciprocal space
  • hlcircle - scan along an arc in the hl-plane in reciprocal space
  • hlradial - scan along a radius in the hl-plane in reciprocal space
  • hscan - scan along the h-axis in reciprocal space
  • ILL 2D - ill two-dimensional detector
  • install - spec installation procedure
  • ioports - i/o port access for pcs
  • IP28 - microcontrole motor indexer
  • ketek - ketek dpp1 mca-type device
  • AI Solutions DAQ-ATDC/NDAQ - usb acquisition module (formerly "kisim")
  • kl2000 - newport mm2000/mm3000 motor controller
  • klcircle - scan along an arc in the kl-plane in reciprocal space
  • klradial - scan along a radius in the kl-plane in reciprocal space
  • am9513 - pc board and usb counter/timers based on the amd am9513 chip
  • kscan - scan along the k-axis in reciprocal space
  • l - unix file listing
  • lc2301 - lecroy 2301 camac mca module
  • lc3588 - lecroy 3588 histogramming memory module
  • less - file perusal program
  • libedit/readline - command line recall and editing
  • lm - list motor software limits
  • ls - unix file listing
  • lscan - scan along the l-axis in reciprocal space
  • lscmd - list the built-in commands and functions
  • lsdef - list current macros
  • mab - move to a given incident and reflected angle
  • mac_hdw - macro-hardware facility
  • macros - description of macro facility
  • mca - multichannel analyzer support
  • amptek - amptek pocket mca 8000/8000a
  • mcs-pci - ortec mcs-pci multichannel scaler
  • mesh - 2d grid scan
  • meteor - matrox meteor pc board frame grabber
  • microfast - oxford/tennelec/nucleus microfast mca
  • Mizar - mizar mz 8310 counter/timer module
  • mk and umk - move to the reciprocal space coordinates (hkl)
  • MMC-100 - micos mmc-100 piezo motion controller
  • monochromator - monochromator control macros
  • motors - commands and functions for controlling motors
  • move_info() - returns what would happen on a move
  • MPII - canberra multiport ii usb/socket mca
  • mr - move to a given angle of specular reflection
  • mv and umv - move one motor
  • mvd - move a motor in dial units
  • mvr and umvr - move a single motor relative to its current position
  • MXC - mac science mxc goniometer control
  • mythen - dectris mythen/mythen2 mca
  • ned - full-screen editor with windows
  • newfile - data file management
  • newmac - re-read the standard macro definitions
  • ni63xx - national instruments 63xx pcie counter/timer
  • ni660x - national instruments 6601/6602 pci counter/timer
  • nicomp - nicomp model tc-100 autocorrelator
  • nigpib - national instruments gpib controllers
  • nt2400 - laboratory equipment corporation nt-2400 ethernet hardware
  • OMS - oregon micro systems motor controllers
  • oriel - oriel 18092 motor controller
  • ortec - ortec 974/994/995/996/997 counters and timers
  • pca - oxford/tennelec/nucleus pca ii, pca-3, pca multiport mca
  • PC-DIG - coreco imaging (iti) pc-dig frame grabber
  • phymotion - phytron phymotion motor controllers
  • phytron - phytron motor controllers
  • piezojeno - piezosystem jena gmbh voltage amplifier
  • piper - using spec as the back end of a pipe
  • plot - make plots of the last scan
  • plot_cntl() - control of built-in plotting
  • prdef - print macro definitions
  • printing - producing formatted output
  • psic - psi-circle geometry modes
  • pwd - print spec's current working directory
  • px4 - amptek px4 usb/serial mca
  • qdo - execute a command file without echo
  • rscan - specular reflectivity scan
  • r2scan - reflectivity background scans
  • Radicon - radicon scsd-3c scintillation detector with timer/counter
  • libedit/readline - command line recall and editing
  • resume - continue an aborted scan
  • TDC - risoe tdc
  • scans and scans.4 - read data from ascii spec data format scan files
  • serial - rs-232c interface functions
  • spec server/client - issue commands and control hardware remotely
  • server_hdw - server-hardware facility
  • set - define the user angle of a motor
  • set_dial - define the dial position of a motor
  • set_lm - set lower and upper software limits
  • set_sim - set simulate (no hardware) mode
  • setplot - set plotting options
  • setpowder - configure powder-averaged scans
  • setscans - configure scan options
  • showtemp - display the current temperature
  • Sigmatech - sigmatech fc-501a motor controller
  • sixc - 6-circle geometry modes
  • SmarAct - smaract gmbh scu and mcs controllers for micro- and nanopositioning
  • sock_io (deprecated) - connect to sockets
  • sockets - connect to sockets
  • spec, fourc, twoc, surf, etc. - x-ray diffractometer operation for specific configurations
  • spec_menu() - create interactive menu from specifications
  • spec_par() - sets internal parameters
  • splot - macro for screen plot
  • star1 - photometrics star 1 ccd camera and controller
  • startup - procedure to initialize parameters
  • syms - list of known symbols
  • syntax - interpreter syntax
  • taco/esrf - taco (esrf) specific functions
  • tango - tango specific functions
  • te - read or set the temperature
  • teramp - ramp the temperature to a new set point
  • TMCL - trinamic motion control language (tmcl) motor controllers
  • Trinamic - trinamic quadpack/sixpack motor controllers
  • tscan - temperature scan
  • tw - "tweak" motors
  • u - create a unix subshell
  • undef - remove a macro definition
  • USB-CTR - measurement computing usb-ctr4 and usb-ctr8
  • vi - invokes the standard unix visual editor
  • vme - vme interface
  • vxi11 - connect to vxi-11 rpc servers
  • w - wait for moving and counting and then beep
  • wa - list all motor positions
  • wait() - synchronization with moving, counting and other activity
  • wh - where, principal axes and reciprocal space
  • whats - identify what an object is
  • wm - print information about one or more motors
  • x11 - spec graphics under the x window system
  • XIA HSC-1 - xia huber slit controller
  • zero - search for or set a motor's mechanical zero
  • changes - highlights for spec release 6.05
  • changes - highlights for spec release 6.04
  • changes - highlights for spec release 6.03
  • changes - highlights for spec release 6.02
  • changes - highlights of modifications for spec release 6.01
  • changes - highlights of modifications for spec release 6.00
  • changes - highlights of modifications for spec release 5.10
  • changes - highlights of modifications for spec release 5.09
  • changes - highlights of modifications for spec release 5.08
  • changes - highlights of modifications for spec release 5.07
  • changes - highlights of modifications for spec release 5.06
  • changes - highlights of modifications for spec release 5.05
  • changes - highlights of modifications for spec release 5.04
  • changes - highlights of modifications for spec release 5.03
  • changes - highlights of modifications for spec release 5.02
  • changes - highlights of modifications for spec release 5.01
  • changes - highlights of modifications for spec release 5.00
  • changes - highlights of modifications for spec release 4.05
  • changes - highlights of modifications for spec release 4.04
  • changes - highlights of modifications for spec release 4.03
  • changes - highlights of modifications for spec release 4.02
  • changes - highlights of modifications for spec release 4.01
  • changes - highlights of modifications for spec release 4
  • changes - highlights of modifications for spec release 3.03
  • changes - highlights of modifications for spec release 3.02
  • changes - highlights of modifications for spec release 3.01
  • changes - highlights of modifications for spec release 3.00
  • changes - highlights of modifications for spec release 2.15+
  • changes - highlights of modifications for spec release 2.15
  • changes - highlights of modifications for spec release 2.14
  • changes - highlights of modifications for spec release 2.13
  • changes - highlights of modifications for spec release 2.12
  • changes - highlights of modifications for spec release 2.11
  • changes - highlights of modifications for spec release 2.10
  • changes - highlights of modifications for spec release 2.9
  • changes - highlights of modifications for spec release 2.8
  • changes - highlights of modifications for spec release 2.7
  • changes - highlights of modifications for spec release 2.6
  • changes - highlights of modifications for spec release 2.5