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Re: [debian-hppa] serial ports, what's in your ioctl? ;)

On Mon, Dec 02, 2002 at 09:22:59PM -0700, debian fan wrote:
> I am having some troubles with my serial ports on my B132L hppa machine.
> I am running kernel 2.4.17-32.  I have had no success with minicom or

First, I'd upgrade to 2.4.19.

> pppd/chat.  I have connected the serial port to a modem, and to a IC
> programmer (serial port type).  All these have worked on the i686
> machine, but not this one.  statserial sees each serial port.  I have
> noticed changes on /dev/ttyS0 when I turn the modem on and off.  dmesg
> reports my serial ports as thus: (one is internal, ttyS2)
> Serial driver version 5.05c (2001-07-08) with MANY_PORTS SHARE_IRQ
> SERIAL_PCI enabled
> ttyS00 at iomem 0xffd05800 (irq = 90) is a 16550A
> ttyS01 at iomem 0xfff83800 (irq = 138) is a 16550A
> ttyS02 at iomem 0xffe02800 (irq = 121) is a 16550A

sorry, i don't quite understand where ttyS2 comes from?

> Notice it says ttyS00 and not ttyS0.

it does the same on x86.

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