[mythtv-users] USB-serial cable for Directv control (stupid question)

Greg greg12866 at nycap.rr.com
Thu Jan 6 18:49:57 UTC 2011

On 01/06/2011 01:35 PM, Stephen Sassman wrote:
> So I bought a USB to serial cable for controlling my Directv H24 STB.
> When it arrived I was surprised to find that the DB9 end of the cable is
> male. This is a problem for me because the serial port on my computer is
> also male. Do I need another F/F cable or what am I doing wrong here? I
> tried to search online, but all of the directions don't have any
> pictures and just pin out stuff that doesn't make sense to me. Thanks
> for your help, Steve.
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