Arduino Programming Language: Serial.readBytesUntil

Name

readBytesUntil()

Description

Serial.readBytesUntil() reads characters from the serial buffer into an array. The function terminates if the terminator character is detected, the determined length has been read, or it times out (see Serial.setTimeout()). 
Serial.readBytesUntil() returns the number of characters read into the buffer. A 0 means no valid data was found.

Syntax

Serial.readBytesUntil(character, buffer, length)

Parameters

  • character : the character to search for (char)
  • buffer: the buffer to store the bytes in (char[] or byte[]) length : the number of bytes to read (int)

Returns

byte 


Based on the reference originally written by Arduino Community,  wiring.org.co and  arduino.cc