[mythtv-users] DirecTV serial control problems
david at thegeorges.us
Tue Jun 29 16:00:30 EDT 2004
On Tue, 29 Jun 2004, John OKeefe wrote:
> I have tried ttys0, ttys1, cua0, and cua1 and none work.
Did you try ttyS0 or ttyS1?
> Is there a way to know exactly what port my serial cable is connected to?
If the com port is COM1 in Windows it should be /dev/ttyS0 in Linux, COM2
is /dev/ttyS1, etc.
> What is the difference between ttys ports and the cua ports?
>From memory tty are for terminal connections, cua are for modems.
> Is there a serial port monitoring tool that will allow me to see commands
> being sent back and forth so I can see what is happening?
> Any other thoughts on what I might need to do to get this working?
Sorry, if the above doesn't help hopefully someone else can chime in that
has more info available.
Hope this helps,
More information about the mythtv-users