The ecu package

[Tags:bsd3, program]

A collection of tools developed and used by Eaton's electro-hydraulic software engineers. Most of these tools are for interacting with vehicle electronic control units (ECUs) via a CAN bus. This package requires the Kvaser canlib library:

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Versions 0.0.0, 0.0.1, 0.0.2, 0.0.3, 0.0.4, 0.0.5, 0.0.6, 0.0.7, 0.0.8
Dependencies base (>=4.0 && <5), bytestring (==0.9.1.*), digest (>= && <0.0.1), directory (==1.0.*), process (>=1.0.1 && <1.1), vcd (>=0.2.0 && <0.3.0) [details]
License BSD3
Author Tom Hawkins <>
Maintainer Tom Hawkins <>
Category Embedded, Utils
Source repository head: git clone git://
Uploaded Wed Nov 24 17:43:58 UTC 2010 by TomHawkins
Distributions NixOS:0.0.8
Downloads 1996 total (17 in the last 30 days)
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Status Docs not available [build log]
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Readme for ecu

Readme for ecu-0.0.7

Tools for Automotive ECU Development

tovcd    -  Converts several CAN formats to VCD.
probe    -  Extracts configuration and probed signals from ECU.
canview  -  View CAN traffic.
cansend  -  Send CAN message.
decomp   -  Decomposes J1939 messages from canview.
parsedbc -  Parses *.dbc files.
ccp      -  CAN Configuration Protocol master.
toesb    -  Converts s-record ECU images to the Eaton Standard Binary format.
git2cc   -  Bridge Git repositories to ClearCase.
commit   -  Git commits with ClearQuest activity annotations.

Future Tools:

todbc               -  Generate Vector DBC files from CAN specification.
vcdgrep             -  Search VCD files for signal patterns and assertion violations.
brakedancer-layout  -  Generate a brakedancer signal layout from a VCD file.
ecush               -  ECU development shell.


0.0.7    11/24/10

- Improved probe config upload time, messages J1939 compliant.