How can I send (transmit) on more than one channel (COM port, TCP) at the same time? How can I receive data from multiple channels / several connections?

How can I send (transmit) on more than one channel (COM port, TCP) at the same time? How can I receive data from multiple channels / several connections?

Applies to: Docklight Scripting, Article ID: dl_faq036

Starting with version V2.3, Docklight Scripting supports and additional communication channels, besides the regular RX/TX Send/Receive mode, or two-channel passive monitoring.

The required methods for multichannel applications are DL.OpenSideChannel, DL.CloseSideChannel and DL.DirectSend.
An example project + script including documentation can be found in the Docklight Scripting V2.3 sample directory at
C:Program Files (x86)FuHDocklight Scripting V2.3ScriptSamplesExtrasSideChannel_Example or as download below.

For a prerelase version of the upcoming Docklight Scripting V2.3 update, see the download link below.

Docklight Scripting V2.3 Preview Download

SideChannel_Example.zip – Docklight Scripting multichannel demo