[Top] [All Lists]

Re: DECstation 5000/125 with serial console /2.3 kernel

Subject: Re: DECstation 5000/125 with serial console /2.3 kernel
From: Ulrich Teichert <>
Date: Mon, 10 Jan 2000 18:51:30 +0100 (MET)
In-reply-to: <> from "" at Jan 10, 2000 02:29:03 PM


>1.) when i connect the cable between the DECstation 5000/125 and a PC
>running linux, how to configure it ..or is their any special programm ? some
>infos,howtos etc would be nice ;)

Simply use kermit with a .kermrc like (serial port /dev/ttyS1 assumed):
set carrier-watch off
set line /dev/ttyS1
set speed 9600
set modem hayes
set prompt Kermit@\v(host)> 
set flow xon/xoff

>2.)where can i found infos about kernel 2.3.9 ? is there already support
>for keyboard/mouse for the DECstation 5000/125 ?

I only know of 2.2.1 and 2.2.10 patched kernel sources. Any takers?

Dipl. Inf. Ulrich Teichert|e-mail:
Stormweg 24               |listening to: Poliittinen Laulu (Punk Lurex OK),
24539 Neumuenster, Germany|Windy (The Decibels), Speed Of Life (Buzzcocks)

<Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread>