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The software has 3 components:
This is the code that is installed in the Propeller chip.
This is the code that runs on the computer. We have called it the
"SpiderScope". It is written in Python.
The PC Software SpiderScope is written in such a way that additional
features can easily be added as "Plugins". These would be
self-contained features, that are simply added to the main program.
The Firmware and the PC Software have 2 branches: the "master" branch,
and a "test" branch. The "test" branch contains the latest version of
the software with higher sampling rate of up to 3000 samples per
seconds. The "master" branch contains the first version that is limited
to a sampling rate of 200 samples per seconds.