Subject: Re: What tools for serial console ?
To: None <>
From: Simon Burge <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/13/1999 08:33:52
On Tue, 12 Jan 1999 21:45:25 +0100  Leo Weppelman wrote:

> At work I use Seyon for this purpose. I don't know offhand if there is
> a package for it [ since 'pkg_info -a | grep -i seyon' did not show anything
> I suspect I compiled it myself ]

Is this anything like rtty, which is a package?  We don't use rtty here,
but we have tested it and if I were starting over it'd be my choice.
>From cat ~ftp/pub/NetBSD/packages/pkgsrc/sysutils/rtty/pkg/DESCR:

	Rtty is "remote tty" (not radioteletype).  You run a server per port
	and then connect to that server from any number of "tip"/"cu"-like
	clients.  I wrote it for our console concentrator, but there's no
	reason other than performance why you couldn't use it to drive modems,
	printers, prom programmers, and so on.