[futurebasic] Re: [FB] Communication Question

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From: Robin <robinc@...>
Date: Wed, 10 Jan 2001 07:47:45 +1000
>> I think all this stuff is now handled for you in FB^3 via the standard
>> OPEN"C" statement, and you no longer have to worry about the CTB.
> I have looked at the Open"C" stuff in the handbook/examples folder and the
> terminal stuff.  I am not sure how they work....actually, I am getting some
> error messages when I try to run them.  Since there is not a fix to the Comm
> Toolbox Interface and it looks like OPEN"C" might be simpler and more
> logical, I would like to try it and convert over.  Obviously I will need to
> see how to send some data over my internal modem and confirm on another
> modem that it is received ACCURATELY.  I am using PG so there is a
> term.incl.
> I apologize for this request, but does anyone have a simple code that can
> show the dummy how to do it.

If you search the FB "pouch" I think you'll find what you need. I'm sure I
sent a sample of how to use OPEN"C" eg to talk to serial devices attached
via a Keyspan to a USB port - but it was a long time ago, and unfortunately
I seem to have lost it.

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