Subject: Re: TTY virtualization driver
To: NetBSD Kernel Technical Discussion List <email@example.com>
From: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 01/22/2002 18:51:29
> > So you never really know what device node corresponds to the port you just
> > plugged your serial cable into.
> Just as with disks the only real solution is to hard-wire your kernel
> configuration so that you know what major/minor numbers correspond to
> what hardware device(s). Unfortunately unlike disks there's no way to
exactly. it's thing i like very much in netbsd which is missing in for eg.
> do this for serial ports without renaming files in /dev.
what a problem?
com0 at isa0 port 0x3f8 irq 4
com1 at isa0 port 0x2f8 irq 3
puc0 at pci0 dev 8 function 0
com2 at puc0 port 0
com3 at puc0 port 1