[Sysadmins] Reliable USB serial cable?

Gavin McCullagh gmccullagh at gmail.com
Wed Jul 8 21:00:06 IST 2009


On Wed, 08 Jul 2009, Gavin McCullagh wrote:

> I bought two of these in Maplin on Jervis Street:
> 
> Bus 005 Device 004: ID 067b:2303 Prolific Technology, Inc. PL2303 Serial Port
> 
> and they work fine in Linux.  I'm not sure if I've tried them with Windows,
> but I think I did without problem.  I haven't tried them with BSD/Mac though.

I should say that's mostly talking to switches and routers using minicom.

Gavin




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