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e.g., 'screen -L /dev/ttyUSB0 38400' listens to your Holux M-241 GPS logger and turns on automatic logging
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Use GNU/screen as a terminal emulator for anything serial console related.
screen /dev/ttyS0 9600
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 "~#".
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