ANN: pySerial 3.0a0

Chris Liechti cliechti at
Wed Sep 23 01:00:36 CEST 2015

A new prerelease of pySerial is available. There have been a lot
of changes so that the major version was bumped up to 3.

Changes include:
- Python 2.7 and Python 3.2+ from the same sources (lib2to3 is
   no longer used)
- More properties, the set functions are deprecated.
- Updated miniterm (uses Unicode for console output, supports
   encodings on serial port, nicer port selection and more).
- IPv6 support for rfc2217:// and socket://
- New spy:// handler to log traffic and control calls.
- URL parameters have changed.
- Experimental asyncio support (posix)
- A number of other bugfixes.
- And more...

for more details.

Changes in development:
- SVN -> GIT
- moved (from SF) to github:

Currently unsupported is the Jython platform (lack of testing).

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