Source code for spynnaker.pyNN.external_devices_models.abstract_ethernet_controller

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from spinn_utilities.abstract_base import AbstractBase, abstractmethod


[docs]class AbstractEthernetController(object, metaclass=AbstractBase): """ A controller that can send multicast packets which can be received\ over Ethernet and translated to control an external device """ __slots__ = ()
[docs] @abstractmethod def get_message_translator(self): """ Get the translator of messages :rtype: AbstractEthernetTranslator """
[docs] @abstractmethod def get_external_devices(self): """ Get the external devices that are to be controlled by the\ controller :rtype: iterable(AbstractMulticastControllableDevice) """
[docs] @abstractmethod def get_outgoing_partition_ids(self): """ Get the partition IDs of messages coming out of the controller :rtype: list(str) """