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Old 11-19-2010, 07:27 PM   #1
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Need something like Windows "ADVANCED SERIAL PORT MONITOR" for Linux


I'm debugging a java application that uses RXTX to talk with an instrument via a virtual serial port (/dev/ttyUSB0).

I need to see the commands being sent back and forth.
On Windows I have used this application in the past:
ADVANCED SERIAL PORT MONITOR
http://www.aggsoft.com/serial-port-m...l-port-spy.htm

I need something that does the same on Linux.

It must be able to run on the same machine that is running the application that uses the port.

After searching a lot of Linux apps that purport to do this, I can't find any that will actually do it. Any ideas?
 
Old 11-19-2010, 08:59 PM   #2
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Interesting. Second time today I've recommended serlook.

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Old 11-19-2010, 09:17 PM   #3
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Thank you. I actually got interceptty working finally now too! So now I have two options.
 
  


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