[rescue] USB<->Serial Adapters for Windows Laptops to Sun boxes

Scott Newell newell at cei.net
Mon Aug 21 15:28:36 CDT 2006

At 02:50 PM 8/21/2006 , Joshua Boyd wrote:
>The generic Prolific based adapters found all over the place
>(CablesToGo, Hawking, etc), should work just fine.  I can confirm that
>they work under Windows with many non-Sun machines.  I can confirm that
>they work with linux (minicom or ckermit) or Mac OS X (zTerm) with Suns.

I've had the prolific driver BSOD win2k simply by unplugging the dongle
while an app had the port open.

newell  N5TNL

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