August 6th, 2003, 09:56 AM
serial port terminal proggie??
was just woundering if any of you knew of a simple (No gui, command line only) hypertermial like program where i can send strings to the serial port, must work on a 486 (~250mb) within either DOS or command line linux
August 6th, 2003, 11:31 AM
find the web site for quasar electronics and search for their relay boards there is a pice of command line software for outputting to parallel or serial port.
August 6th, 2003, 11:59 AM
will send the characters hello to the first serial port
Sorry Didn't read where this was posted, can an admin move this thread please[/edit]
[more edit]It's been suggested that this post is sarcastic. It wasn't meant to be so if it's taken that way I apologise. I was trying to help and I beleive I have done so[/more edit]
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August 6th, 2003, 12:03 PM
Years back, Procomm Plus for DOS was my terminal emulator of choice. You can download it now from here:
The site also explains how to setup Linux to run DOS programs. I haven't tried it myself tho...
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August 6th, 2003, 12:38 PM
You could write one yourself very simply in VB.
Look for inpout32.dll
PM myself or Tampabay if you need a hand.