RunRev lack of rs232 Com Ports !

Phil Davis revdev at
Fri Feb 29 14:40:02 EST 2008

Hi Camm,

Here's hoping! If you get it working via the shell() function, I (and 
maybe others) would be interested in seeing the line commands or script 
required to do that.

Thanks -

camm29 at wrote:
> Phil ,
> That's looks like a good option !
> I'll see if i can make it work.
> Regards
> ---- Phil Davis <revdev at> wrote: 
>> Camm29 wrote:
>>> Now days people have so many allocated ports in use !
>>> Virtual Com Ports for usb and bluetooth etc , etc
>>> I have 100's of requests for users to be able to select Com port 10 and
>>> above.
>>> So its not that we need to use 10's of RS232 Physical ports but need to
>>> allocate
>>> more than revs out dated 1 to 9.
>> Is there a way to do it with shell() ? If you can do it from a command 
>> line, you can probably do it with Rev's shell() function. When I need to 
>> go beyond Rev's native capabilities, that's often what I use.
>> WARNING: I don't know much about COM port management.

Phil Davis

PDS Labs
Professional Software Development

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