Terminal

Introduction

This Component provides make targets to support a serial terminal for communicating with devices.

The default serial terminal is miniterm. If you don’t have it installed already, do this:

pip install pyserial

(You’ll need python, of course.)

Options

COM_PORT

Default port for device communications. Default value depends on the development platform being used.

COM_SPEED_SERIAL

Baud rate to use. Default is COM_SPEED.

COM_OPTS

Additional options to pass to the terminal.

TERMINAL

Command line to use when running make terminal. Redefine if you want to use a different terminal application.

KILL_TERM

Command line to use to kill the running terminal process If the terminal never runs in the background and the warnings annoy you, just clear it.

References

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Environment Variables