Open Workbench Logic Sniffer

The Open Workbench Logic Sniffer is a great tool for everyday tasks in electronics. It is a cheap logic analyzer with software for all major operating systems. As a bonus, the hardware is open-source!


As of 2012-03-02, OLS is the most up-to-date software being updated regularly.

OLS (jawi / ols )

Jawi's Logic Sniffer client software

Installing the latest OLS on Ubuntu 12.04:

sudo apt-get install maven2 openjdk-6-jdk
cd ~/Downloads
git clone git://
cd ols
mvn clean install
GadgetFactory / OpenBench-Logic-Sniffer