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Re: communication between socket and serial port

by rpnoble419 (Pilgrim)
on Dec 11, 2009 at 06:06 UTC ( #812329=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to communication between socket and serial port

I would use the Win32::SerialPort package. I use it for all of my communication with the scanners I support in my application. It makes debugging comm errors very easy and allows me to support multiple systems. Its only limitation is that it can't see comm ports past COM8. As for packing the data, can your old program handle it, if not don't pack....
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Re^2: communication between socket and serial port
by xiaoyafeng (Chaplain) on Dec 11, 2009 at 09:15 UTC
    Thanks for your reply, I'll have a try.

    I am trying to improve my English skills, if you see a mistake please feel free to reply or /msg me a correction

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