3 Replies Latest reply on Nov 23, 2012 1:31 AM by pruthvi.gujjeti

    Info required regarding producers and consumers

    pruthvi.gujjeti

      Hello guys,

         

      I am very new with USB Technology and I have been reading a lot about this from the manuals provided from cypress and also I have been following the forums.

         

      I have read from the programmers manual that

         

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      A socket of a peripheral can be configured to either write to or read from buffers, not both. As a

         

      convention, sockets used to write into system buffers are called 'Producers' " Does this mean that the data written over the socket  by an external processor(FPGA OR IMAGE SENSOR) so this socket is called a producer. But in the api libraries all the sockets and endpoints which are coming out I mean the data from (USB device to EXternal device) is called as producers. Please correct me if I am wrong