Re: Toshiba T420CDT: serial port has trouble win irmanager is started
thanx, the file indeed pointed to the irda-serial device but ttyS0 not the
replaced it, fixed it.
tw, I'v chosen the S35I from Siemens as about the same price as the
Tiemport you sugested.
On Mon, 2 Oct 2000, m.nine.six wrote:
> "A. Demarteau (linux rules!)" wrote:
> > dear laptop users,
> > I have a Toshiba 420CDT and because of My handicap I'm using speical
> > software for my brialle-display over the serial-port (/dev/ttyS0).
> > However, upon starting irmanager for the IrDA interface, ttyS0 seems to
> > crahs/get disconnected/any other reason.
> i don't know the reason but is there a serial port conflict? if you try
> to look into the /etc/irda/drivers file and set the right port for for
> it. and also the right irq and dma channel on your bios and also the
> right /dev/ttySxx port to your right irq and dma on /etc/serial.conf
> hope this will help. sorry i no more ideas since i haven't used my irda
> a long time.
> > The end result is that my braille-display software looses connection to
> > the display itself. Killing irmanager and the brialle-software and
> > restarting the last one doesn't help.
> > Rebooting or a cycle via init 1 (single-usermode) is needed to get it
> > running again.
> > Any help would be greatly appriciated.
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