UART Get Bytes Available

Get the number of bytes available in the specified UART channel receive buffer.

LabVIEW

Developer Note

Command Packet

  • UART Get Bytes Available
  • UART Get Bytes Available Response
  • UART Get Bytes Available
    Description Get the number of bytes available in the specified UART channel receive buffer.
    Size 8 Bytes
    Format
    0
    1
    2
    3
    7
    6
    5
    4
    3
    2
    1
    0
    7
    6
    5
    4
    3
    2
    1
    0
    7
    6
    5
    4
    3
    2
    1
    0
    7
    6
    5
    4
    3
    2
    1
    0
    SoF : 0xFF
    PACKET SIZE : 0x08
    PACKET NUM
    4
    5
    6
    7
    7
    6
    5
    4
    3
    2
    1
    0
    7
    6
    5
    4
    3
    2
    1
    0
    7
    6
    5
    4
    3
    2
    1
    0
    7
    6
    5
    4
    3
    2
    1
    0
    CMD : 0x00C2
    CHANNEL
    CHECKSUM
    SoF Start of Frame. Always 0xFF.
    PACKET SIZE Packet Size In Bytes
    PACKET NUM The Current Packet Number. This value increments with each new packet.
    CMD UART Get Bytes Available
    CHANNEL UART Channel Number
    CHECKSUM Checksum. Computed by adding all of the bytes in the packet in U8 form ignoring rollover.

    LINX Target

    Developer Note

    Open the specified I2C channel and join as master.

    Response Packet

    UART Get Bytes Available Response
    Description LINX device's response to UART Get Bytes Available command
    Size 7 Bytes
    Format
    -
    0
    1
    2
    7
    6
    5
    4
    3
    2
    1
    0
    7
    6
    5
    4
    3
    2
    1
    0
    7
    6
    5
    4
    3
    2
    1
    0
    7
    6
    5
    4
    3
    2
    1
    0
    N/A
    SoF : 0xFF
    PACKET SIZE : 0x07
    PACKET NUM
    3
    4
    5
    6
    7
    6
    5
    4
    3
    2
    1
    0
    7
    6
    5
    4
    3
    2
    1
    0
    7
    6
    5
    4
    3
    2
    1
    0
    7
    6
    5
    4
    3
    2
    1
    0
    PACKET NUM
    STATUS
    NUM BYTES
    CHECKSUM
    SoF Start of Frame. Always 0xFF.
    PACKET SIZE Total packet size in bytes.
    PACKET NUM The packet number of the packet that generated the response.
    STATUS See Return Status section below.
    NUM BYTES The number of bytes available in the specified UART channel receive buffer.
    CHECKSUM Checksum. Computed by adding all of the bytes in the packet in U8 form ignoring rollover.

    Return Status

    No function specific statuses. See return_status for universal return statuses.