Originally Posted by ShadyCraig
Is there anyway to get the device name (/dev/ttyUSBx) without using syslog?
Or perhaps I can fix certain devices to always get the same name?
You can do both. You can find out nodes associated with actual devices through the /sys
filesystem. Also, you can assign names to devices through udev
(youíll have to pick something distinguishable about the device such as serial number or port where itís plugged in).
If you need help with specifics, just post. Also, thereís this