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Re: Which "baud"?

David Wright writes:
> Yes, it would have been more sensible to write 2400 baud/bps, as they're
> the same for a port.

Not for an asynchronous port.  The baud rate is symbols per second and
counts the start, stop, and parity bits (if any).  bps is data bits per
second and usually works out to 80% of the baud rate.
John Hasler
john@dhh.gt.org (John Hasler)
Dancing Horse Hill
Elmwood, WI

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