thanks everyone! ________________________________________ From: Paul Koning <paulkon...@comcast.net> Sent: Friday, August 10, 2018 9:22 AM To: W2HX; General Discussion: On-Topic and Off-Topic Posts Subject: Re: German Translation, Serial Port?
> On Aug 9, 2018, at 9:39 PM, W2HX via cctalk <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: > > Hello friends. I need a translation from a German manual describing serial > port parameters. I used google translate but it doesn't quite give me the > warm and fuzzy. Anyone here speak German? Here is what it says: > > Betriebsart: Asynchron 16 > Zeichenlänge: 7 bit (mit Sperrschritt) > Parity: gerade > Länge Sperrschritt: 1 bit > > Google says: > Operating mode: Asynchronous 16 > Character length: 7 bit (with blocking step) > Parity: straight > Length of blocking step: 1 bit > > First, anyone have any idea what Asynchronous 16 means? (async I get, but > "16"?) > 7 bit with blocking step. Could this mean 7 bit with stop bit? > Parity: straight. Could this mean odd or even? > Length of blocking step. Could this be number of stop bits? Yes, stop bit, one bit long. Even parity. No idea about the 16. paul