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Parser for MDF files

Project Description

This package provides a parser for reading MDF files in Python

The source code for this package lives at:

Please report any bugs or feature requests via the issue tracker there.


This package is registered with the Python package index, so you can do:

$ easy_install pyMdfParser

… or download from install in the usual way:

    Windows: use the Windows installer file pyMdfParser-x.y.z.win32.exe
    Installation of the file via
$ python install

If you want the bleeding edge, clone the source code repository:

$ git clone ssh:// pymdfparser-code


The mdf_parser package contains the class MDFParser class with is the base for all mdf related operations.

You can use the MDFParser class to read mdf data as follows:

import matplotlib.pyplot as plt
from mdf_parser import MDFParser
    from mdf_blocks import CNBlock

    #get data for one signal

    #get data for all signals

For a complete account of all of the functionality available from this package, see the documentation.


Note that the pyMdfParser package supports only MDF 3 at the moment.

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