Re: C2N232 availability?

From: Marko Mäkelä (
Date: 2005-12-13 12:08:20

On Mon, Dec 12, 2005 at 12:34:59PM +0100, wrote:
> On 2005-12-01, at 01:11, wrote:
> >
> >On 2005-11-24, at 18:04, Marko Mäkelä wrote:
> >
> >>BTW, for unlucky people like me who no longer have a serial port  
> >>on their
> >>main computer, there might be some hope.  I've asked Patryk  
> >>(silverdr)
> >>if he could test his Keyspan USB serial adapter on PC hardware.  That
> >>adapter works fine with the C2N232 on Mac OS X.
> >
> >I described the first results on c.s.c. but in the meantime I found  
> >one (quite cheap) adapter that actually works under Windows2k. I'll  
> >tell you the details later when I rip it apart to see what's inside  
> >or when I connect it to a GNU/Linux machine to check what gets  
> >recognised.
> Actually it's the "Prolific", which seem to work under w2k.

You mean the one that is driven by the pl2303 kernel module on Linux?
I tested such a device about two years ago, and I had some problems
with it both on Mac OS X and Linux.  I didn't test it on Windows.

Did you test the adapters on Linux yet?


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