Re: Configuring serial ports...
> > into the shell and removed /root/dev/cua, I still got hung when I
> > rebooted.
> Hello, I had the same problem. I also have Microsoft serial mouse at
> "COM2" and modem at "COM1". Can anybody give us a hint about what's
> wrong and how to fix it? Any help will be appreciated.
Well, what I did in order to be able to simply BOOT Debian Linux and
get a prompt was to boot off the floppy, mount my hard drive with
mount -t ext2 /dev/hda1 /mnt
and go in and edit /etc/rc.d/rc.M. Remove the call to
/etc/rc,d/rc.serial. Or else you could simply rename rc.serial to
something else. As to how to get setserial to work, I don't know. I
have never bothered using it before (is it for 16550 or multi-port