[CentOS] is it possible to login to a switch via RS232 / serial
port from the shell? - SOLVED
Rudi at SoftDux.com
Mon Jun 23 14:30:28 UTC 2008
Tom Lanyon wrote:
> On 23/06/2008, at 7:56 PM, Rudi Ahlers wrote:
>> Anyway, it's working now. I had to change the Xen config in
>> /boot/grub/menu and tell Xen not to use ttyS0 as a serial console for
> Good to hear it's working.
> FYI, for future reference since not many people seem to know this,
> simple GNU 'screen' is also a terminal emulator and is *much* more
> simple than minicom, kermit, etc.
> $ yum install screen
> $ screen /dev/ttyS0
> 'man screen' for more info.
WOW, great tip!!! Thanx :)
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