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A tool for networking remote serial devices
zhenry9 (0)


I had a need for some software that would allow me to connect to a serial (RS232) device remotely without being on the same LAN. I couldn't find exactly what I was looking for, so I made the clunkily titled 'dweet2ser'.

This uses the free Internet-of-Things API as an intermediary to connect remote devices. You can connect an arbitrary number of remote (or local) devices to the same serial port, or read from one remote device with an arbitrary number of computers.

I realize this is a pretty niche use case, but I thought I would share it here and see if it could be useful for someone else, or if anyone had some feedback.