Serial connection; was Re: Serial Connection -- shielding
From: MAROUNI Abbass <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Thu, 31 Mar 2011 15:14:07 +0200
> I am still not convinced that the serial cable might have different ends
> if it's a standard null modem cable, ...
You haven't ruled out a broken conductor where you can't see it.
And there are other cables with the appearance of a DE-9 null
modem. I have such a cable with special wiring for a connection
to a UPS.
> ... so I don't think that reversing the ends between the two servers might help.
15 minutes of work and you will be certain.
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