opening a serial port at a given baudrate. How?

Jim Richardson warlock at eskimo.com
Sat Apr 8 06:50:36 CEST 2000


On Wed, 05 Apr 2000 09:10:52 -0600, 
 Mitch Chapman, in the persona of <chapman at bioreason.com>,
 brought forth the following words...:

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>
>David Arnold wrote:
>> 
>> -->"Jim" == Jim Richardson <warlock at eskimo.com> writes:
>> 
>>   Jim> I have been using open('/dev/ttyS0','r+') but need to control
>>   Jim> baud rate. fcntl.ioctl() will do this?
>> 
>> as someone else pointed out (sorry, lost the mail), the termios module
>> is the go for setting baud rates, parity, etc.
>
>Here's an old answer, courtesy  of www.deja.com:
>http://www.deja.com/[ST_rn=ps]/getdoc.xp?AN=309748544&fmt=text
>
>Search for "# Set the baud rate."
>
>--

Thanks, this is helpful :)


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