[rescue] needed RJ11 to serial

der Mouse mouse at Rodents-Montreal.ORG
Fri Jan 14 13:40:36 CST 2011

>> I have a device with a serial console, but oddly, it is RJ11 serial.
> <pedant>
> is it actually a 6p2c [2-wire rj11], and not a 6p4c [rj13/rj14] or
> 6p6c [rj12/rj18/rj25]?  all use the same 6p plug...

If you want to be pedantic, I believe RJ11 is not just a 6P2C, but a
6P2C with POTS service on the pair.

> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Registered_jack

See the "Naming confusion" section.

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