Subject: Re: mac <-> pc serial cable for OFW serial console?
To: Don Lee <email@example.com>
From: Daniel Eggert <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 02/26/2003 09:33:11
On mandag, feb 24, 2003, at 22:41 Europe/Copenhagen, Don Lee wrote:
> If you're trying to use serial on MacPPC NetBSD, be aware that the
> serial ports do not appear to work except as a console. Other
> applications, such as PPP do not function.
> If this has changed in the most recent updates, PLEASE correct
I'm running 1.6 and I'm using the serial ports for my console, and even
then it's not very stable. It's a problem with 'high' data rates. For
normal console it works ok, but if i use 'more' (when looking at man
pages) the serial port is likely to hang.