Re: [midatlanticretro] QBus Serial Console
- On 05/20/2013 02:36 PM, David Riley wrote:
>> > Does anybody have a QBus serial card that can function as a console withThe ones I had in mind (because I have the most spares of them) are
>> > CSR at 17777560? My cpu and memory check out fine, but I cannot get a
>> > serial console on my PDP-11/73.
>> Yes, I can shoot you one...send me your address. You'll need a cable
>> for it. (no spares of those)
> Easy to make if you have PC panel-mount serial cables, though... Just
> swap some pins on the DB25/DE9 end.
single-port boards, 40-pin Berg, but I do have a bunch of DLV11-Js as well..
Dave McGuire, AK4HZ
New Kensington, PA
- The suspect device is a DLV11-J with a four port ribbon cable and Berg connector. I would suspect the board is bad and not the cable, though I honestly didn't think to swap one of the ports in case that part of the cable was bad.- Matthew