[Lazarus] Serial communication??

Roberto Padovani padovani.r at gmail.com
Wed Sep 29 09:21:12 CEST 2010

2010/9/28 Bo Berglund <bo.berglund at gmail.com>:
> Since I am used to having event driven serial communication my question
> is really twofold:
> 1) Is serial communication with events not possible in FPC on Linux?
> 2) How can one use blocking reads when there is no way to know exactly when
> data will arrive? Everything else will stop when waiting for data, right?


I use threaded and event-driven serial port communication all day with
FPC and I did not have to write anything.
Have a look at the great CPortLaz library


It also has a few lazarus components, but I easily removed them from
the source code to make it a FPC-only library.



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