Virtual COM port on Linux

Byron Clark byron at
Tue Feb 23 09:59:41 MST 2010

On Tue, Feb 23, 2010 at 09:04:18AM -0700, Dave Smith wrote:
> Has anyone gotten a USB device that requires "Virtual COM Port" support 
> to work in Linux? I'm considering employing this relay[1] to perform a 
> nightly reboot of my pile-of-junk Comcast cable modem.

It looks like it uses the FTDI chip so it should work fine with any
2.6.x kernel.

Byron Clark

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