The purpose of this resolution is to inform STB users that executive software for the STBNDP2212 Advantys STB Profibus DP Network Interface Module has been upgraded.
STBNDP2212 exec ver. 4.04 introduces the option of enabling channel related Diagnostic Bytes 20 - 61 which display island module information. Previously only Diagnostic Bytes 0 19 were utilized.
Format and use of the Diagnostic Data Bytes 20 61 is explained in the Advantys STB Standard Profibus DP Network Interface Module Applications Guide and Advantys Configuration Software on-line help.
GSD file Rev. 4.xx minimum is required to use this feature.
V3.50 minimum of the Advantys Configuration Software is required to use this level of the NIM firmware. Lower versions of Configuration Software do not support Profibus NIMs loaded with v4.xx (or higher) execs.
The following items that support this feature can be downloaded from Pl@net:
STBNDP2212 exec v4.04 (ai_nim_ndp_04_04.bin)
GSD file STBNDP2212_Profibus_.gsd_11_2007.zip
Advantys STB Standard Profibus DP Network Interface Module Applications Guide, 31002957.04 (version 4).
Advantys Configuration Software (STB SPU 1000), v188.8.131.52
Legacy KB System (APS) Data: RESL191643 V1.0, Originally authored by WeDa on 04/10/2008, Last Edited by WeDa on 04/10/2008
Related ranges: Advantys STB