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Re: USB to serial

On Tue, 24 Feb 2004 15:27:24 +0100
Rein Couperus <rein@couperus.com> wrote:

> While I was trying to add rtty support to tlf I needed 1 more serial
> port on the PC. So I tried to install a USB to serial converter
> (SITECOM CN104). I can get it to install to /dev/ttyUSB0 by starting
> the usbserial module, but it does not work. Echo "12345" >
> /dev/ttyUSB0 shows activity on an RS232 indicator, but nothing
> useable. I tried it with minicom. The USB does not receive anything
> and it outputs gibberish (it does output something, but at an unknown
> speed, and unreadable characters on minicom (I tried all speeds)).
> Setserial does not know the port.
> The system is Debian unstable/testing (kernel 2.4-166-athlon).
> Does this sound familiar? Any ideas?

I believe Wilbert Knol, ZL2BSJ uses USB serial. You might want to ask
him. Don't know if he reads this list.

> 73,
> Rein PA0R
> Meanwhile I spent 2 days on it. How do windows users spend their time?

Watching the blue screen of death, see: http://zem.squidly.org/bsod

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> Rein@Couperus.com or PA0R@EUDXF.ORG
> http://www.couperus.com
> http://savannah.nongnu.org/projects/tlf


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