Forum: GNU Radio Re: USRP+Digital Radio Mundial

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Matteo C. (Guest)
on 2006-04-22 10:16
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The DRM is still sitting on sourceforge @

It builds nicely on FC4, provided that the instructions on are followed.

In order to make it work with usrp it is sufficient to write some python
code with a gr_file_sink of shorts @ 48000 samples per second, feed it
to a linux pipe on a tempfs and start the drm code with the -fileio
option to the same pipe.


#!/usr/bin/env python

from gnuradio import gr
from gnuradio import usrp
from math import pi
from gnuradio import eng_notation
from gnuradio.eng_option import eng_option
from gnuradio.wxgui import stdgui, scopesink, fftsink
from optparse import OptionParser
import wx

class app_flow_graph (stdgui.gui_flow_graph):
    def __init__(self, frame, panel, vbox, argv):
        stdgui.gui_flow_graph.__init__ (self, frame, panel, vbox, argv)

        parser = OptionParser(option_class=eng_option)
        parser.add_option("-f", "--freq", type="eng_float",
                          help="set frequency to FREQ", metavar="FREQ")
        parser.add_option("-g", "--gain", type="int", default=10,
                          help="set gain in dB (default is midpoint)")
        (options, args) = parser.parse_args()
        if len(args) != 0:

        adc_rate = 64e6
        usrp_decim = 148
        if_rate = adc_rate / usrp_decim
        if_decim = 9
        demod_rate = if_rate / if_decim        #48048.048
        src = usrp.source_c (0, usrp_decim)
        src.set_rx_freq (0, -options.freq+7e3)
        actual_freq = src.rx_freq(0)

        print "FREQ: ",actual_freq
        print "Gain: ",options.gain

        channel_coeffs = \
                     gr.firdes.low_pass (if_decim,   # gain
                                         if_rate,    # sampling rate
                                         14e3,       # low pass cutoff
                                         3e3,        # width of trans.

        dec =  gr.fir_filter_ccf(if_decim,channel_coeffs)
        vc = gr.multiply_const_cc(10)
        print "len(channel_coeffs) =", len(channel_coeffs)

        fft, win = fftsink.make_fft_sink_c (self, panel, "Spectrum",
512, demod_rate)
        vbox.Add (win, 1, wx.EXPAND)

        c2r = gr.complex_to_real()
        r2s = gr.float_to_short()

        out = gr.file_sink(gr.sizeof_short,"/mnt/ramfs/drm.raw")

        # now wire it all together
        self.connect (src, dec)
        self.connect (dec, vc)
        self.connect (dec,fft)
        self.connect (vc,c2r,r2s,out)

def main():
    app = stdgui.stdapp (app_flow_graph, "Spectrum Analyzer")
    app.MainLoop ()

if __name__ == '__main__':
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