This post announces and provides the Freeware Propalyzer Distribution.
This is not nag-ware, etc.... Bug fixes may come if issues are deemed significant by the author.
The release is for Windows PC users with .net 2.0+ pre-installed. Linux mono .net is not supported.
This program does not compete with 'sponsored' applications; the features available are different.
Please see Propalyzer.txt in the .zip for user details.
Please use this thread for Q&A, application feedback, or to point out errors or situations where
To provide a serial interface logic analyzer GUI for a Propeller running capture
code. Propalyzer is designed with HP analyzers in mind.
It is not an oscilloscope application.
Specifically, the timing diagram is displayed in the main window. Users have
control over triggers with a bitmask and an arm state. Users can define groups
for making data more meaningful.
-Serial communications with Propeller
-Compile and Download Propeller with Propellent program
-Flexible serial port settings
-Propeller Clock period to 2 second sample period (2Hz to 80MHz)
-Easy to use Mask, Arm, Trigger, Display settings
-Two waveform display color variants
-A statelist window
-Pin Group definitions
-Display context controls
-Key stroke display controls
Propalyzer is a Logic Analyzer; it does not collect and show data in real time
like an Oscilloscope. If you want an Oscope use a program that advertises
Propalyzer does not work as expected. At some point the application may be posted in the obex.
Allows user to specify the Clock Frequency used for sample periods.
Enables Window edge resizing. Gives Propalyzer an icon for Windows.
Fixes State List window restart problem.
Fixes a Comm Port Options problem.
Fixes an issue where traces added to a group are not correctly dislpayed.
See Bug/Feature record in Propalyzer.txt for update history.
Version 220.127.116.11 had an initial setting problem that 18.104.22.168a fixes.
Propalyzer.exe will not start any install; it will just work if you have .net 2.0+ in your PC.
Please make sure your com port speed is set to 115200. Read Propalyzer.txt for usage.
It is recommended that the PiggyBack Propeller have it's own crystal for use with Propalyzer.