[SunHELP] Netra X1 LOM access

Dale Ghent daleg at elemental.org
Sun Nov 27 11:27:55 CST 2005

On Nov 24, 2005, at 6:15 PM, abbey wrote:

> Hi,
> I am trying to access a netra x1 via lom.  I am using
> the flat light-blue cisco cable.  I have the serial
> end of the cable attached to a serial to usb convertor
> which is plugged into my mac.  I am using zterm to
> access the console.  my baud rate is set to
> 9600-N-8-1.  I can access my other machine's console
> just fine using the db9-usb convertor, so i don't
> think that it's the convertor that's busted.  is there
> anything i am missing or overlooking?  any help would
> be appreciated.  thank you very much in advance.

9600/8/n/1 is indeed the correct speed setting.

On the netras, the serial pinouts are reversed from normal, so I  
would suggest (if you have them available) trying the green cisco  
serial cable or any cable whose pinouts are reversed from the blue  
one you're trying to use.


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