Subject: Re: Idiots guide to serial ports.
To: Dr R.S. Brooks <>
From: Ceri Storey <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 12/18/2002 11:50:58
On Wed, Dec 18, 2002 at 11:37:16AM +0000, Dr R.S. Brooks wrote:
> Perhaps (as I did some time ago) you bought a so-called null-modem cable
> from your local Maplin shop?  AFAIR, the one I got had *most* of the
> connections you'd expect, but with one rather important omission:
> nothing whatsoever connected to DCD at either end!  I returned it as
> misrepresented goods.

Yes, I did indeed buy it from Maplin. :)

Thanks for that information :)
Ceri Storey <>