Open source, stand alone, ASCII terminal project

Chuck Guzis cclist at sydex.com
Tue Dec 2 16:20:58 CST 2008


On 2 Dec 2008 at 21:31, Tony Duell wrote:

> However, a terminal should only need TxD and RxD (if it _requires_ 
> hardware handshake, then it's not going to work with an awful lot of 
> things that work with a real VT220). In which case all you need to be 
> able to do is swap over those 2 pins, taking a simple DPDT switch. 
> Sometimes a simple solution exists :-)

Why not simply use a made-for-the-purpose T-switch?  Is turning a 
knob too difficult?

Cheers,
Chuck




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