Subject: TIP software Re: Dec 3000/300 Serial Port driver
To: Bucketmouth Frogstump <>
From: =?ISO-8859-1?Q?Ricardo_N=FA=F1ez?= <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 01/12/2001 10:07:20

Thank you very much

I installed the NetBSD a few months ago and didn't
remember the /etc/ttys file. 

I used 'tip' software, and it seems to work fine.

Mensaje citado por: Bucketmouth Frogstump

> > I was searching (perhaps not enough) and I
> have not
> > found what is the device driver (/dev/what?)
> for the
> > serial port of my alpha DEC 3000/300 computer
> using
> > NetBSD 1.4.2.
> IIRC, /dev/ttyB0. I seem to recall having some
> weird problems with mine, but
> that was a while ago and I can't remember any
> details for the life of me.
> Also, I think the default /etc/ttys starts a
> getty on the port in the
> default configuration (fair enough, given the
> lack of local console support
> by default), so you may have to kill that off
> before you start playing with
> other programs.


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