Find the answer to your Linux question:
Results 1 to 2 of 2
All, I need a serial port on my IBM Thinkpad X31 for school but I don't have one. Are there any USB or other add-on serial ports that work well ...
Enjoy an ad free experience by logging in. Not a member yet? Register.
  1. #1
    Just Joined! groovygroundhog's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2005
    Location
    Arlington, VA
    Posts
    77

    No serial port


    All, I need a serial port on my IBM Thinkpad X31 for school but I don't have one. Are there any USB or other add-on serial ports that work well under Linux? I'm using Gentoo, if that makes a difference. Thanks.

  2. #2
    Linux Engineer LondoJowo's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2005
    Location
    Richmond, TX
    Posts
    804
    I have a Thinkpad T40 running SuSE 9.3 and my USB to RS232 adapter works.
    Dell Precision T7400 Workstation
    Dual 3.33Ghz Xeon "Harpertown" Core
    16GB PC5300 DDR2 ECC CL5
    BFG GeForce GTX 285 OC 2GB
    X-Fi Platinum
    HP w2408 24" Monitor
    Dual Boot:openSUSE 11.2/Win 7 Ultimate

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •