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Re: [SLUG] USB to serial
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- Subject: Re: [SLUG] USB to serial
- From: Simon Wong <linux@xxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Tue, 18 Dec 2007 13:34:32 +1000
I would recommend the Keyspan USA-19HS.
On Tue, 2007-12-18 at 13:33 +1100, Martin Barry wrote:
> $quoted_author = "DaZZa" ;
> > On Dec 18, 2007 12:59 PM, Alan L Tyree <alan@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > > Is there anything that I need to look for in these USB to serial
> > > converters? Any special software needed?
> > Be careful which one you buy. Some of the cheaper ones simply don't work.
> > I have one from Lindy, and it's never let me down. Cost a bit more,
> > but well worth it.
> I can recommend the Belkin one. Detected automatically in Ubuntu. YMMV
> <xterm> The problem with America is stupidity. I'm not saying there should be a
> capital punishment for stupidity, but why don't we just take the safety
> labels off of everything and let the problem solve itself?