Serial Port Expansion Card for Linux?

Doran L. "Fozz" Barton fozz at iodynamics.com
Thu Jan 14 00:15:18 MST 2010


On Wednesday 13 January 2010, Kenneth Burgener proclaimed:
> On 1/13/2010 12:29 PM, Lonnie Olson wrote:
> > Have you considered a simple Terminal Server?  Much easier to deal
> > with for these oops emergencies.
> > Examples.
> > http://www.perle.com/products/Terminal-Server.shtml
> 
> This would be an excellent solution, but I take it that by the fact that
> they don't give a price quote online, it is very expensive?

You should be able to pick up used terminal servers extremely cheap online. 
Companies like Lantronix, Digi, Cyclades and Emulex made them in the late 80s 
and 90s. Just check eBay.

-- 
fozz at iodynamics.com is Doran L. "Fozz" Barton
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