Steve smorrey at gmail.com
Mon Jun 5 00:13:35 MDT 2006

Right I found that but when I tried that command I got...
insmod: can't read 'usbserial': No such file or directory

Is this a kernel module I need to compile or something, or is it even
available under the 2.6 Kernel series?

On 6/5/06, Shane Hathaway <shane at hathawaymix.org> wrote:
> Steve wrote:
> > Hmm I did not know that.
> > Just curious but is there a way to autoconfigure a serial over USB
> > connection when a device is connected?
> If it's not already autoconfiguring, you can probably set it up to do so
> using the udev system.
> I just dug up an old thread that ought to help a lot:
> http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=linux-usb-devel&m=97610400221086&w=2
> Greg KH suggests that the device you're looking for is /dev/ttyUSB0.  If
> you don't have that device yet, first do this:
> insmod usbserial vendor=0x09b2 product=0x0001
> You can find similar instructions in "Documentation/usb/usb-serial.txt"
> in any recent kernel tarball.
> Shane
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