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Version: 8.1

system.serial.sendBreak

This function is used in Python Scripting.

Description

Sends a break signal for approximately millis milliseconds.

Client Permission Restrictions

This scripting function has no Client Permission restrictions.

Syntax

system.serial.sendBreak(port, millis)

Parameters

TypeParameterDescription
StringportThe name of the serial port, e.g., "COM1" or "dev/ttyS0".
IntegermillisApproximate length of break signal, in milliseconds.

Returns

Nothing

Scope

Gateway, Vision Client, Perspective Session

Code Examples

Code Snippet

# This example will send a break signal to a port called "COM1" for 10000 milliseconds.
port = "COM1"
millis = 10000

system.serial.sendBreak(port,millis)

Keywords

system serial sendBreak, serial.sendBreak