Q
Problem solve Get help with specific problems with your technologies, process and projects.

How can I transfer data from a serial port to a Notes DB?

How can I transfer data from a serial port to a Notes database?
A few years ago opening and communicating with a serial port was a big undertaking, especially if you were not a C or C++ programmer. Today you have a very good option -- Java, which is fully supported in the Domino environment and provides platform independence. Check out Java's javax.comm.CommPort Class. The CommPortIdentifier Class provides two open methods that allow you to open the port so that you can then get an input stream of data via the getInputStream method. You should be able to store this in a NotesStream from which you can read the text. Good luck!

Dig Deeper on Lotus Notes Domino Database Management

Have a question for an expert?

Please add a title for your question

Get answers from a TechTarget expert on whatever's puzzling you.

You will be able to add details on the next page.

Start the conversation

Send me notifications when other members comment.

Please create a username to comment.

-ADS BY GOOGLE

SearchWindowsServer

Search400

  • iSeries tutorials

    Search400.com's tutorials provide in-depth information on the iSeries. Our iSeries tutorials address areas you need to know about...

  • V6R1 upgrade planning checklist

    When upgrading to V6R1, make sure your software will be supported, your programs will function and the correct PTFs have been ...

  • Connecting multiple iSeries systems through DDM

    Working with databases over multiple iSeries systems can be simple when remotely connecting logical partitions with distributed ...

SearchDataCenter

SearchContentManagement

Close