Serial port logging

Bart Whiteley bart.plug at
Thu Dec 1 10:04:57 MST 2005

Greg and Jill Jepperson wrote:
> If that doesn't work for you, you could run minicom using screen to
> detach from the terminal and redirect minicom's output to a parser.  I
> had to do this for a real-time phone system logger.  Nothing else I
> could find would work.

This probably doesn't buy you anything additional, but I was pleased to
learn of it a while back.  You don't need to run minicom in screen.  You
can attach screen directly to the serial port 'screen /dev/ttySX'

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