[Tutor] Importing serial module
Hans.Dushanthakumar at navman.com
Mon Aug 22 07:14:10 CEST 2005
Another newbie here :) Heres a couple of questions:
1) I downloaded the python serial port module (pyserial-2.2.win32.exe)
And installed it on my Win XP PC.
However, when I try to import the module, I get the foll: error
>>> import serial
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "<pyshell#61>", line 1, in ?
File "C:\Python\Lib\site-packages\serial\__init__.py", line 13, in ?
from serialwin32 import *
File "C:\Python\Lib\site-packages\serial\serialwin32.py", line 9, in ?
import win32file # The base COM port and file IO functions.
ImportError: No module named win32file
Is there something else that I need to specify?
2) I want to send data (ascii text) to a serial port, but at the same
time want to keep monitoring incoming data in that same serial port.
Whats the best approach to do this? Multithreading? Or is there a more
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