Subject: Re: Standalone infrared...
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Michael van Elst <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 04/29/2004 05:33:22
email@example.com (Peter Seebach) writes:
>I have an IR port. It shows up as a COM port, which appears to mean that
>it should magically "just work" as a serial port.
>However, I never get anything at all from it except 0xff's, no matter what
>baud rates are in use.
IR ports often come as an IrDA high speed port with a COM 'legacy' part.
If you use the 'legacy' part you may need to disable the high speed port
in the BIOS.
Michael van Elst
"A potential Snark may lurk in every tree."