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Vol. 2: EDDL Specification; Specification for PROFIBUS Device Description and Device Integration


Specification for PROFIBUS Device Description and Device Integration, Volume 2: EDDL Specification


The Electronic Device Description Language has been designed

to implement a vendor independent data set called EDD describing

device configuration, maintenance and functionality. The EDDL

defines the syntax ( form) and the semantics (meaning) of the

data and the behavior of a PROFIBUS device or component and the

structure of the corresponding user interface. In its most basic

form, the EDD source is human readable text written by device


The EDDL specification provides a detailed description of the

Electronic Device Description Language required for the development

of an Electronic Device Description source file. The architecture

of the EDD application and its usage during design and operational

phases of a device are defined.



Version: 1.2

Order No.: 2.152

Language: English


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