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Subject: Re: CSS-4.5 : Display-Builder : getting widget's PV value
From: "Kasemir, Kay" <kasemirk@ornl.gov>
To: Amien Crombie <acrombie@tlabs.ac.za>, EPICS Tech-Talk <tech-talk@aps.anl.gov>
Date: Thu, 24 Aug 2017 12:56:26 +0000

Hi:


What's the data type of the PV?

To debug, try adding

 

  print(str(pv.read()))


and then check in the terminal where you started CSS for the output.


-Kay




From: tech-talk-bounces@aps.anl.gov <tech-talk-bounces@aps.anl.gov> on behalf of Amien Crombie <acrombie@tlabs.ac.za>
Sent: Thursday, August 24, 2017 4:54 AM
To: EPICS Tech-Talk
Subject: CSS-4.5 : Display-Builder : getting widget's PV value
 

Hi

My code :

1.     from org.csstudio.display.builder.runtime.script import PVUtil, ScriptUtil
2.     from org.csstudio.display.builder.model.properties import WidgetColor
3.     ss = ScriptUtil.findWidgetByName(widget, "ss_range")
4.     sx = ScriptUtil.findWidgetByName(widget, "rangeX")
5.     pv = ScriptUtil.getPrimaryPV(sx)
6.     pval = PVUtil.getDouble(pv)
7.     ss.setPropertyValue("text", str(pv) + " : " + str(pval))    ##

##  'pv' returns the right pv attached to my 'spinner'. This pv is passed via the script as '$(pv_name)'

##  pval returns 'nan' although my 'spinner' displays the value (1 to 6) depending my last selected value


Thanks

Amien




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