Source code for spynnaker.pyNN.connections.spynnaker_live_spikes_connection

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from spinn_front_end_common.utilities.connections import LiveEventConnection
from spinn_front_end_common.utilities.constants import NOTIFY_PORT

# The maximum number of 32-bit keys that will fit in a packet
_MAX_FULL_KEYS_PER_PACKET = 63
# The maximum number of 16-bit keys that will fit in a packet
_MAX_HALF_KEYS_PER_PACKET = 127


[docs]class SpynnakerLiveSpikesConnection(LiveEventConnection): """ A connection for receiving and sending live spikes from and to\ SpiNNaker """ __slots__ = [] def __init__(self, receive_labels=None, send_labels=None, local_host=None, local_port=NOTIFY_PORT, live_packet_gather_label="LiveSpikeReceiver"): """ :param iterable(str) receive_labels: Labels of population from which live spikes will be received. :param iterable(str) send_labels: Labels of population to which live spikes will be sent :param str local_host: Optional specification of the local hostname or IP address of the interface to listen on :param int local_port: Optional specification of the local port to listen on. Must match the port that the toolchain will send the notification on (19999 by default) """ # pylint: disable=too-many-arguments super().__init__( live_packet_gather_label, receive_labels, send_labels, local_host, local_port)
[docs] def send_spike(self, label, neuron_id, send_full_keys=False): """ Send a spike from a single neuron :param str label: The label of the population from which the spike will originate :param int neuron_id: The ID of the neuron sending a spike :param bool send_full_keys: Determines whether to send full 32-bit keys, getting the key for each neuron from the database, or whether to send 16-bit neuron IDs directly """ self.send_spikes(label, [neuron_id], send_full_keys)
[docs] def send_spikes(self, label, neuron_ids, send_full_keys=False): """ Send a number of spikes :param str label: The label of the population from which the spikes will originate :param list(int) neuron_ids: array-like of neuron IDs sending spikes :param bool send_full_keys: Determines whether to send full 32-bit keys, getting the key for each neuron from the database, or whether to send 16-bit neuron IDs directly """ self.send_events(label, neuron_ids, send_full_keys)