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Re: Project ideas

by diskcrash (Hermit)
on Mar 18, 2004 at 06:15 UTC ( #337616=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Project ideas


The world could use much more connectivity between Perl and a wide range of USB devices. In some cases drivers exist, but there is not easy access to them from Perl. This is somewhat OS dependent so don't expect high portability. A TK based tool for scraping data from an interesting web site, with frequent updates might be fun. (weather, stocks, news, Mars Rover updates...)


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Re: Re: Project ideas
by Trag (Monk) on Mar 18, 2004 at 12:24 UTC
    Hmm, that sounds interesting. Are there any modules I should look at to get an idea of how to access USB devices?

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