>Having trouble with setserial in configuring com ports. I need to use
>COM3/IRQ5 and COM4/IRQ2. I found references to rc.local and rc.serial,
>but can't figure out how to configure them.
>rc.serial doesn't exist here yet. Is it ok to create one? What would
>the lines be to achieve the above configuration?
for documentation, check out PPP-HOWTO and man setserial.
I call rc.serial (in My RH Linux) from /etc/rc.d/rc.local.
(remember /dev/ttyS0 refers to COM1)
This should be in rc.serial:
/bin/setserial -b /dev/ttyS2 IRQ 5
/bin/setserial -b /dev/ttyS3 IRQ 2
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