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Old 08-29-2003, 04:35 AM   #1
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which /dev/...? is my device ? Why does it show ?

I have some problem ? about many port in /dev .
I pluged usb device on my PC (as virture com port in Windows).
Pls help me. Which command or menu can I see my device is pluged ?
ex. "/dev/tts0" as "Com1" is "my device name". ***In redhat 8.0 and els.
Old 08-29-2003, 10:23 AM   #2
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'dmesg | less"

You will get lines such as:

hda: IBM-DARA-212000, ATA DISK drive
Old 08-29-2003, 06:05 PM   #3
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i'm not sure what you're asking, but you might try lsdev too - i believe this shows all the devices in use... i could be wrong though
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(sorry I want query "How does it show?")

thanks all. dmesg command showed:

usbserial.c : PL-2303 converter defected
usbserial.c : PL-2303 converter now attached to ttyUSB0 (or usb/tts/0 for devfs) What does devfs mean ?

But is it /dev/ttyUSB0 , /dev/usb/ttyUSB0 or /dev/usb/tts/0 ?
***I don't found /dev/usb/tts/0.***(Redhat 8.0)
And does it have other command (or application) to show my device is plugging where port ?
***I think my sample. ex. drive c: = /dev/hda
mouse = /dev/...
my device = /dev/usb/ttyUSB0


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