Device::Modem v1.39 released to CPAN

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Version 1.39 of Device::Modem perl extension has been released to CPAN,
and should be available at your local CPAN mirror in a day or two.

1.36 => 1.39
Wed Aug 18 09:21:50 CET 2004

     - parse_answer() now in scalar context (string) returns *all* modem
       answer instead of removing the last string (OK/ERROR/...).
       This should correct many reported problems...
     - new example scripts: and

What it is?

Device::Modem is a perl extension to talk to AT compliant devices via
serial ports. It should be enough platform independent as you need.


+ working perl installation >= 5.005_03
+ Device::SerialPort >= 0.19 (Win32::SerialPort on Windows)
+ a modem or AT-compliant device if you want to use
    it for some real work


This module installs like all other good old perl modules:

$ perl Makefile.PL
$ make
$ make test
$ make install

Licensing terms

This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or
modify it under the same terms as Perl itself.
Additionally, this is BETA software, so use it at your own risk,
and without ANY warranty!
For any need of commercial support and/or licensing, please contact

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Check out also Device::Gsm module from the same author
to work with GSM devices connected via serial port.

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