Subject: Re: VT220 connector pinouts
To: Matt Thomas <>
From: Johnny Billquist <bqt@Update.UU.SE>
List: port-vax
Date: 09/28/1998 21:23:39
On Mon, 28 Sep 1998, Matt Thomas wrote:

> At 09:29 AM 9/28/98 , Rick Copeland wrote:
> >I need the pinouts for the DEC VT220 terminal.  If you know where I might
> >find them or kniow them could you please post them or send them to me
> >directly.
> The DB25 is a standard RS232 so any standard serial cable should work.
> (That's what I use).

Actually, I'm not aware of the fact that the RS-232 exists on anything but
a DB-25.

(Okay, I just had to release that buildup of steam from thinking about
what the PC has done to peoples knowledge about standards. Sorry
everybody, it wasn't personal. ;-)


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