Re: Parallel port monitoring

Discussion in 'Python' started by Skip Montanaro, Aug 1, 2003.

  1. Mark> I've read many threads regarding parallel port manipulation, but
    Mark> is there anything that can simply monitor what's happening on the
    Mark> parallel port, and perhaps react to certain events on said port?
    Mark> I would much rather do that than simply program a preset wait
    Mark> time.

    Assuming you can get a file object out of your parallel port you should be
    able to pass it to select.select() or select.poll() and let them tell you
    when bytes are available to read.

    Skip
     
    Skip Montanaro, Aug 1, 2003
    #1
    1. Advertising

Want to reply to this thread or ask your own question?

It takes just 2 minutes to sign up (and it's free!). Just click the sign up button to choose a username and then you can ask your own questions on the forum.
Similar Threads
  1. b3ny
    Replies:
    11
    Views:
    925
    Babu Kalakrishnan
    Nov 20, 2004
  2. Mark Daley

    Parallel port monitoring

    Mark Daley, Aug 1, 2003, in forum: Python
    Replies:
    0
    Views:
    362
    Mark Daley
    Aug 1, 2003
  3. Soren
    Replies:
    4
    Views:
    1,267
    c d saunter
    Feb 14, 2008
  4. Vivek Menon
    Replies:
    5
    Views:
    3,358
    Paul Uiterlinden
    Jun 8, 2011
  5. Vivek Menon
    Replies:
    0
    Views:
    1,771
    Vivek Menon
    Jun 10, 2011
Loading...

Share This Page