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Old 03-10-2005, 06:59 AM   #1
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serial devices

How do you tell the serial devices connected to your computer eg for pci dev we have lspci
Old 03-10-2005, 09:00 PM   #2
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I will throw out some ideas.

Take a look at the output of the command
dmesg | grep ttyS

If linux recognizes the PCI serial card you should see the built in devices plus what is on the card. It is typical for the integrated serial ports to be:
ttyS0 at 0x3f8
ttyS1 at 0x2f8


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