On Sun, Nov 25, 2007 at 10:32:31PM +0200, Teodor wrote: > Unfortunately I don't have a serial cable around but I'll try to buy > one. Can you direct me to a good howto on setting a serial console? I'll > search on Internet but you might know a short one. A few sources available as debian packages: hwb (hardware book) gives wireing pinout. doc-linux-howto: Text-termianl HOWTO remote-serial-console HOWTO serial HOWTO Doug.