read 9 bytes
timr at probo.com
Mon Jun 11 08:39:52 CEST 2007
nik <nikbaer at gmail.com> wrote:
>I need to read a 9 byte response from a device on the serial port.
>From reading the pySerial documentation it appears that I can only
>read in characters at a time.
Yes, but it is 8-bit characters. That is, characters == bytes in this
>If I do: serialport.read(4)
>I would get 8 bytes,
No. You would get 4 bytes. Do you see documentation to the contrary?
Tim Roberts, timr at probo.com
Providenza & Boekelheide, Inc.
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