Source code for spinn_front_end_common.interface.simulation.simulation_utilities

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import os
from pacman.utilities.utility_calls import md5
from spinn_front_end_common.utilities.constants import SDP_PORTS
from spinn_front_end_common.utilities.globals_variables import (
    machine_time_step, time_scale_factor)


[docs]def get_simulation_header_array(binary_file_name): """ Get data to be written to the simulation header :param str binary_file_name: The name of the binary of the application :return: An array of values to be written as the simulation header :rtype: list(int) """ # Get first 32-bits of the md5 hash of the application name application_name_hash = md5(os.path.splitext(binary_file_name)[0])[:8] # Write this to the system region (to be picked up by the simulation): data = list() data.append(int(application_name_hash, 16)) data.append(machine_time_step() * time_scale_factor()) # add SDP port number for receiving synchronisations and new run times data.append(SDP_PORTS.RUNNING_COMMAND_SDP_PORT.value) return data
[docs]def get_simulation_header_array_no_timestep(binary_file_name): """ Get data to be written to the simulation header :param str binary_file_name: The name of the binary of the application :return: An array of values to be written as the simulation header :rtype: list(int) """ # Get first 32-bits of the md5 hash of the application name application_name_hash = md5(os.path.splitext(binary_file_name)[0])[:8] # Write this to the system region (to be picked up by the simulation): data = list() data.append(int(application_name_hash, 16)) data.append(0) # add SDP port number for receiving synchronisations and new run times data.append(SDP_PORTS.RUNNING_COMMAND_SDP_PORT.value) return data