[Development] New Module for Serial Buses

Hausmann Simon Simon.Hausmann at theqtcompany.com
Tue May 26 17:19:26 CEST 2015

Good point :)

I was under the assumption that the concepts are too different, but if they aren't then maybe a joint module would make sense.


  Original Message
From: Thiago Macieira
Sent: Tuesday, May 26, 2015 17:06
To: development at qt-project.org
Subject: Re: [Development] New Module for Serial Buses

On Tuesday 26 May 2015 15:47:04 Simon Hausmann wrote:
> My first suggestion is to give the module a better name. "Bus" is an
> overloaded term with many meanings and it is IMO too close to our "DBus"
> module. Why not go with what your first sentence in the email used:
>     "We’d like to create a new Qt module for serial buses"
> Call it the Qt module for accessing serial buses, QtSerialBus :)

Agreed, but why can't this be an extension of QtSerialPort?

QtSerialPort is not about just 9-pin connectors and UART, since it does
support serial over USB too.
Thiago Macieira - thiago.macieira (AT) intel.com
  Software Architect - Intel Open Source Technology Center

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