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Data/Sink/Text

Introduction

Data sinks are generally used to catch the output of a model. There are two forms of data sink: text-based sinks (described here) and table sinks. In the case of text-based sinks, messages sent to the sink are added to the end of data sink's contents file, together with an index showing the cycle number when the message was received. Initialisation results in the inclusion of a data stamp within the sink's text file.

There is no limit to the number of data sinks you can have in one model, and multiple data sinks will behave as independent devices.

Properties

All data sinks have three properties:


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