[ltp] 380xd serial port

Tino Keitel linux-thinkpad@www.bm-soft.com
Thu, 18 Jan 2001 20:37:39 +0100

On Tuesday 16 January 2001 15:09, you wrote:
> Hi!
> I am new here, and i have a famous serial-port problem.
> tptcl says:
> pici:~# tpctl -rsx
> resource state:                             current
> serial port 1:                              enable  0x3f8 IRQ4
> serial port 2:                              disable 0x2f8 IRQ0
> But the humble opinion of setserial is:
> pici:~# setserial /dev/ttyS0 autoconfig auto_irq
> pici:~# setserial /dev/ttyS0
> /dev/ttyS0, UART: unknown, Port: 0x03f8, IRQ: 4
> Minicom does nothing. What can i do? Very-very-very important this
> serial communication for me: the last thing between me and the format
> c:. Of course, under Win98 the COM1 work correctly. With the 0x3f8!4
> combination. System info: Debian 2.2 potato, 2.2.18, tpctl 1.0, pcmcia
> 3.1.22.

Try 'setserial /dev/ttyS0 port 0x3f8 irq 4 uart 16550A'. Debian 2.2 saves the 
state of the serial ports and reloads it at the next reboot so you should 
have to do this only once.

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