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GPIB interface for Python implemented using ctypes, API-compatible with linux-gpib.

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gpib-ctypes Documentation Status Updates

Cross-platform Python bindings for the NI GPIB and linux-gpib C interfaces.


  • cross-platform: tested on Microsoft Windows and Linux
  • API-compatible with the linux-gpib Python bindings
  • no Python dependencies except the standard library


Currently tested with: * NI GPIB-USB-HI, Microsoft Windows 7 32-bit, NI GPIB driver version, * NI GPIB-USB-HI, Arch Linux 64-bit current, linux-gpib 4.1.0

More testers welcome with different hardware and OS configurations!


This package was created with Cookiecutter and the audreyr/cookiecutter-pypackage project template.


0.3.0 (2018-12-13)

  • Provide bindings to iblines through gpib.lines and Gpib.lines

0.2.1 (2018-11-28)

  • Fix gpib.ibfind string marshalling

0.2.0 (2018-11-27)

  • Safe cleanup using Gpib.close()

0.1.1 (2018-11-27)

  • Bugfix release

0.1.0 (2018-01-01)

  • First release on PyPI.

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