newbie sending hex values over UDP socket

Peter Hansen peter at
Sat Sep 11 09:37:50 EDT 2004

Bill Seitz wrote:

> Peter Hansen <peter at> wrote in message news:<QYGdnckJ3ukLf9zcRVn-sQ at>...
>>The beauty of Python... makes working with even low-level hardware
>>a pleasure compared to many languages. :-)

> Excellent - now how about calculating a parity-check byte?

Depends.  What's the algorithm?  I've heard people refer
to checksums that way, and probably even CRC values.


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