Re: [Qnap TS-210] don't boot anymore
Le jeudi 23 septembre 2010 à 07:24:48, Chris Moore a écrit :
> Hi all,
> RS232C ports are getting rare on PCs :(
What? even my laptop has one! ;P
Yeah, I was surprised too. It's a 2-year old Clevo. Don't know
why they put it there but it seems it will be handy.
Desktop mother boards seem to still have one too (at least those
I bought recently). They just don't ship the connector anymore
(MB to card-plate connector). Keeping the old stuff can be
> For serial consoles I use modified USB download cables
> intended for oldish mobile phones.
> (Old mobile phones need USB to RS232-like serial conversion
> but with outputs at TTL levels.
> Unfortunately recent ones are USB directly so the download
> cables are just straight wires.)
> For my LaCie Ethernet Disk Mini V2 NAS, I use a DKU-5 cable
> intended for old Nokia mobiles as I described here:
> I bought mine off eBay for about $4.
Well eBay isn't what I would call "trustworthy"... But as I've
just answered to Hai Nguyen Dang, I can muster all the parts.
I'm just lazy :)