Subject: Re: pinout for serial console cable
To: None <port-vax@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Bertram Barth <>
List: port-vax
Date: 04/26/1996 13:22:42
> So, if Bertram was asking how to connect a terminal with a DB25 connector 
> to a VAXstation with an MMJ jack then the answer lies in Rob Urban's 
> message. However, if the question was "how do I get the VAXstation 3100 
> to _not_ use the graphics display as console but use MMJ jack # 1 as 
> console instead", then the answer is: There is no special cable, use the 
> dip-switch.
> Bertram?

I was asking the question which matches Rob Urban's answer.

The dip-switch is mentioned in the owners/users manual, the pin-out
of the printer/console is not documented there (only DEC's part-number).