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guys help. problems with eggbot

edited March 2015 in Egg-Bot
guys help. problems with eggbot
For a long time was out of work. Now when you try to start the program generates an error.

Please tell me how to fix this problem?
I hope for your help on this forum or mail (

"Inkscape has received additional data from the script executed.  The script did not return an error, but this may indicate the results will not be as expected."

Traceback (most recent call last):

  File "", line 1403, in <module>


  File "C:\Program Files (x86)\Inkscape\share\extensions\", line 221, in affect


  File "", line 281, in effect


  File "", line 1296, in EggbotOpenSerial

    self.serialPort = self.getSerialPort()

  File "", line 1354, in getSerialPort

    serialPort = self.testSerialPort( strComPort )

  File "", line 1323, in testSerialPort

    serialPort = serial.Serial( strComPort, timeout=1 ) # 1 second timeout!

  File "C:\Program Files (x86)\Inkscape\share\extensions\serial\", line 30, in __init__

    SerialBase.__init__(self, *args, **kwargs)

  File "C:\Program Files (x86)\Inkscape\share\extensions\serial\", line 260, in __init__

  File "C:\Program Files (x86)\Inkscape\share\extensions\serial\", line 56, in open

    raise SerialException("could not open port %s: %s" % (self.portstr, ctypes.WinError()))

UnicodeDecodeError: 'ascii' codec can't decode byte 0xcd in position 10: ordinal not in range(128)


  • Hi Mari,
    I've followed up by email--your error message images didn't post, so please send those to me via email and we'll go from there.
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