[fpc-pascal]Sending files over a Nullmodem cable
Marco van de Voort
marcov at stack.nl
Sat Oct 25 01:02:20 CEST 2003
> I play with the thought to write a socket program. This program should
> transfer large data files from my main computer to my notebook. For the
> connection, I want to use a nullmodem cable over the serial port. I will
> use the client/server model.
> The first problem is, how to access the serialport in FreeBSD with FPC ?
> Are there any examples or units that I can study.
No. Otoh, it is nothing more than configuring, and than reading/writing a
man sio (and specially note the "files" section) to see how serial ports are
However that is not socket based by default, you'd probably need to run
SLIP on it.
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