Re: Log in to another device through S0

From: Stephen Isard (
Date: Tue Aug 13 2002 - 15:13:34 CEST

Dirk Heilemann wrote:

> I like to connect to a device via a nullmodem cable - not ppp, just console
> access.
> It's a VT100 console with 9600,8,N,1 and it's plugged on the S0 (COM1) of my
> mulinux box.

Basically, you arrange for a getty program to listen to ttyS0, by
editing a line into your /etc/inittab. Mulinux uses agetty for console
logins, so try that. See

Stephen Isard

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