Re: [nslu2-linux] Serial port
- make sure that minicom does not send a modem init string, and that you are
using sw flow control, not hw.
i usually set dtr drop time to 0, and modem has dcd line to no, unless you
know that your serial adapter ties dcd to dtr.
On Wed, 15 Sep 2004, Roy M. Silvernail wrote:
> I got my serial kit today. The wiki says redBoot uses 115200,8,N,1, but
> I cannot seem to get any sensible data on startup. I confirmed that my
> serial port is working and metered out the Vcc/gnd on the J2 port.
> Everything looks right, but all I see is garbage characters in minicom.
> Anyone have an idea?
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- On Thu, 2004-09-16 at 13:35, m. allan noah wrote:
> make sure that minicom does not send a modem init string, and that you arePEBCAK. I ordered the 5V version instead of the 3.3V version. CompSys1
> using sw flow control, not hw.
was really quick with the first one, so I should have the right part in
early next week.
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