[En-Nut-Discussion] Break Error

Ole Reinhardt ole.reinhardt at embedded-it.de
Wed May 18 12:47:57 CEST 2016

Hi Uwe,

it means exactly the same. The naming of the flag might be missleading.
A c&p issue. Shall we rename it to BREAK_INTERRUPT or BREAK_CONDITION?

Best regards,


Am 18.05.2016 um 11:15 schrieb Uwe Bonnes:
>>>>>> "Michael" == Michael Jones <Michael.e.Jones at web.de> writes:
>     Michael> Hello Uwe, The break condition is issued when the signal is
>     Michael> held low longer than die total frame length. The Frame error on
>     Michael> the other side indicates that e.g.  the parity bit is
>     Michael> invalid. The break state is often used in old protocols to act
>     Michael> as a 257th character mostly as begin-of-frame or out of band
>     Michael> data indicator.
> If I understand right, you explain a break condition. But what is a "break
> error"?
> Bye

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