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Re: ttyUSB0 and GPS

2009/12/11 Wayne <linuxtwo@gmail.com> <linuxtwo@gmail.com>:
>>>> whether it get plugged in and out of the USB port? Basically I want it
>>>> to reclaim ttyUSB0 after it have been removed from the USB port and
>>>> then plugged back in. Â Currently when I unplug the USB GPS and plug it
>>>> back in it takes the next ttyUSB* inline ie ttyUSB3 for me currently

What you should do is default to ttyUSB8 or so.
Udev will automatically assign first available "free" device. Keeping
gps at higher number will not normally interfere with this.

Sudev Barar
Read http://blog.sudev.in for topics ranging from here to there.

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