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hi! im new!

so i need help... i use the php_serial.class.php for read and write in the serial port and comunication with arduini....

but my script don't read from arduinoo why????

this is my script php  


/* Simple serial relay script for turning my sprinkler system on and off from the web!

Utilizes the PHP Serial class by Rémy Sanchez <thenux@gmail.com> (Thanks you rule!!)
to communicate with the QK108/CK1610 serial relay board!


//check the GET action var to see if an action is to be performed
//Action required

//Load the serial port class

//Initialize the class
$serial = new phpSerial();

//Specify the serial port to use... in this case COM1

//Set the serial port parameters. The documentation says 9600 8-N-1, so
$serial->confBaudRate(9600); //Baud rate: 9600
$serial->confParity("none");  //Parity (this is the "N" in "8-N-1")
$serial->confCharacterLength(8); //Character length (this is the "8" in "8-N-1")
$serial->confStopBits(1);  //Stop bits (this is the "1" in "8-N-1")
$serial->confFlowControl("none"); //Device does not support flow control of any kind, so set it to none.

//Now we "open" the serial port so we can write to it

//Issue the appropriate command according to the serial relay board documentation

//to turn relay number 1 on, we issue the command 
// Or to read from
$read $serial->readPort();



//We're done, so close the serial port again


but $read = $serial->readPort(); don't print nothing...

this is the arduino code

void loop() {
if (Serial.available() > 0) {
      // read the incoming byte:
      incomingByte = Serial.read();

      // say what you got:



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COM3 - that's a Windows thing.

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$read = $serial->readPort();
The PHP serial class has some known limitations on Windows. One of them is that readPort doesn't work. Upgrade to Linux or use a different language.
The art of getting good answers lies in asking good questions.


yes i use win and now tell me this:

Warning: You must close your device before to set an other one in C:\Programmi\EasyPHP-\www\serial port\Support Files\php_serial.class.php on line 146


you can't use the same com port for more than one activity..

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