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connects to a serial console

Terminal - connects to a serial console
cu -s 9600 -l /dev/ttyS0
2010-07-08 06:33:55
User: cp
connects to a serial console

cu (call UNIX) establishes a full-duplex connection to another machine (*BSD) using a serial console.

It becames more useful than screen if you have to send a BREAK signal. using cu just type "~#".

man cu



There is 1 alternative - vote for the best!

Terminal - Alternatives
screen /dev/ttyS0 9600
2011-03-09 07:56:34
User: cp
Functions: screen

e.g., 'screen -L /dev/ttyUSB0 38400' listens to your Holux M-241 GPS logger and turns on automatic logging

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What others think

This is so 80's!

Comment by simonbarkow 246 weeks and 1 day ago

This is so 80s!

Comment by simonbarkow 246 weeks and 1 day ago

no it is not; this is the way i communicate to my net4801 box.

Comment by cp 246 weeks and 1 day ago

... and "countless" sparcs

Comment by cp 246 weeks and 1 day ago

welcome to the new millenium

Comment by simonbarkow 246 weeks and 1 day ago

Your point of view

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