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Re^3: Difficulties with Device::SerialPort

by rob_au (Abbot)
on Sep 07, 2005 at 23:10 UTC ( #490027=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^2: Difficulties with Device::SerialPort
in thread Difficulties with Device::SerialPort

While, probably somewhat lateral to your current problem, please be aware that despite documentation to the contrary, the tied-handle interfaces of the Win32::SerialPort and Device::SerialPort modules are not the same - If you have a read through the source for Device::SerialPort, you will find that the TIEHANDLE subroutine calls the new method in place of the start method as what occurs in Win32::SerialPort - A convenience in Device::SerialPort which means that you do not need to have a configuration file for the serial port previously written, but one which breaks compatability with Win32::SerialPort.


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