modern serial terminal

woodelf bfranchuk at jetnet.ab.ca
Sun Nov 4 18:49:07 CST 2007


Kevin Handy wrote:

> I don't understand why someone would want to spend 10x more
> tima and money on a one-purpose device, when they can get
> everything they want and more off a cheap PC.

1) Size
2) The PC *sucks* at serial I/O.

> 
Note I picked up a used lap/top for a serial terminal
for about $125. Now where can I find pro-comm?
Ben




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