Subject: Re: Lowest serial latency?
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Chris Baird <email@example.com>
Date: 12/29/1999 15:57:24
> I'm assuming that if I have a 16550x card that I can just clear
> that bit? Or should I invest the time and find an old 8250?
The '550 will be fine; they'll even catch the 2-3 characters per day
that would get dropped on a heavily-loaded 16450-based 486 PPP box.
> I belive all the ports on the ppro are 16550a/b/c's, but I'm not
> sure about the equivilent uarts on the sparcs (zilogs?) or alphas
> (zilogs, too?).
Wouldn't know, although the relevant comp.sys.* hardware FAQs would..
Chris Baird,, <firstname.lastname@example.org>