FAQ Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read
» Video Reviews

» Linux Archive

Linux-archive is a website aiming to archive linux email lists and to make them easily accessible for linux users/developers.

» Sponsor

» Partners

» Sponsor

Go Back   Linux Archive > Redhat > Fedora User

LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 01-26-2011, 08:00 AM
Mike Dwiggins
Default USB Serial Port (SOLVED)

On 1/26/2011 1:39 AM, Clark Martin wrote:
> On Jan 25, 2011, at 11:47 PM, Mike Dwiggins wrote:
>> This may be easy for some but, all of my Linux experience has been on
>> servers and I am just now trying to move into the desktop side.
>> I am trying to use a USB to Serial adapter by Belkin for a needed
>> application at work. I plan on using PuTTy as my comm plaform but, I
>> cannot figure out what port id the device is being given or if I need to
>> configure it in some manner.
>> Anyone know a simple way or the correct place to look for info about
>> this on the Web?
> Look in /dev for something like tty.usb...
> look before and after you plug it in to be sure.

Tried several re-inserts and nothing happened but, I had to re-boot for
another reason and happened to leave it in place.
Now according to dmesg ttyUSB0 is there, there was also traffic from
the usbcore about registering a new driver.

New note to self about USB drivers, re-boot with the device installed
before you go digging!

Thanks All

users mailing list
To unsubscribe or change subscription options:
Guidelines: http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Mailing_list_guidelines

Thread Tools

All times are GMT. The time now is 11:57 AM.

VBulletin, Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO ©2007, Crawlability, Inc.
Copyright 2007 - 2008, www.linux-archive.org