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ports(7)						 Miscellaneous Information Manual						  ports(7)

ports, port_names - Device (tty and lp) names for serial and parallel ports SYNOPSIS
Default Serial Ports: /dev/tty00 /dev/tty01 (not present on a single-port system) Parallel Port: /dev/lp0 DESCRIPTION
AlphaStation and AlphaServer systems provide one or two 9-pin serial communication ports. These ports are usually labelled 1 (COMM1) and 2 (COMM2), but they may be identified by different icons. Using the appropriate serial cable and terminator, you can connect a serial printer, external modem, or character-cell terminal to a serial port. Most AlphaStation and AlphaServer systems also provide one parallel port, for use with a parallel printer. When you add a device to your system, the installation documentation may instruct you to map the device pathname to the port. These devices are located in the /dev directory. For serial-line ports, the two default device pathnames are: This pathname always maps to 1, COMM1, the lowest port number, an icon for a terminal console, or the only serial port (on a single-port system). This pathname always maps to 2, COMM2, the next numbered port, or (if one serial port is labeled with an icon for a terminal console) the remaining serial port. If your system hardware has been extended to include additional serial ports, the pathnames /dev/tty02, /dev/tty03, and so forth, may also be available to you. However, most systems have only /dev/tty00 and /dev/tty01 as the device pathnames for serial ports. The one parallel port on an AlphaStation or AlphaServer may be labeled with the word printer or a printer icon. On some systems, the paral- lel port may not be labeled. The device pathname for the parallel port is /dev/lp0. Currently, Tru64 UNIX does not fully support parallel printers, so fewer devices are connected to this port as compared to serial ports. If you are connecting a terminal console to your system, it must be connected to the serial port mapped to /dev/tty00. For other serial devices, it does not matter which of the serial ports you choose for the connection. For example, suppose you are setting up a system that has two serial ports, labeled 1 and 2. You intend to use a serial-line terminal rather than a workstation monitor as the system console and also want to connect a serial-line printer to the system. In this case, you must connect the terminal to the port labeled 1 (with the device pathname /dev/tty00). Therefore, you must connect the printer to the remaining port labeled 2 (with the device pathname /dev/tty01). If, for the same type of system, you intend to use a workstation monitor as the system console, it does not matter which serial port you use for a serial-line printer or modem. In other words, you can connect the printer to either port 1 (with pathname /dev/tty00) or port 2 (with pathname /dev/tty01). When prompted to enter a /dev/tty** pathname by the lprsetup script or the Print configuration tool in the CDE Application Manager, you would specify /dev/tty00 if you connected the printer to port 1 or /dev/tty01 if you connected the printer to port 2. See the System Administration manual for more information on setting up consoles (including remote consoles) and printers. See the modem(7) reference page for more information on setting up modems. SEE ALSO
Commands: lprsetup(8) Devices: ace(7), modem(7) System Administration delim off ports(7)

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GAMMU-DETECT(1) 						       Gammu							   GAMMU-DETECT(1)

gammu-detect - Gammu device detection New in version 1.28.95. SYNOPSIS
Script to detect available devices, which might be suitable for gammu. Note This program lists all devices, which might be suitable, it does not do any probing on devices them self. Currently it supports following devices: o USB devices using udev o Serial ports using udev o Serial ports on Windows o Bluetooth devices using Bluez Note Supported devices depend on platform you are using and compiled in features. You can find out what is actually compiled in by run- ning gammu-detect -v. This program follows the usual GNU command line syntax, with long options starting with two dashes (--). A summary of options is included below. -h, --help Show summary of options. -d, --debug Show debugging output for detecting devices. -v, --version Show version information and compiled in features. -u, --no-udev Disables scanning of udev. -b, --no-bluez Disables scanning using Bluez. -w, --no-win32-serial Disables scanning of Windows serial ports. OUTPUT
The output of gammu-detect is configuration file for Gammu (see gammurc) with configuration section for every device which might be used with gammu. Note You can choose which section to use in gammu by gammu -s. When invoked as gammu-detect -d, also all examined devices are listed as comments in the output. EXAMPLE
; Configuration file generated by gammu-detect. ; Please check The Gammu Manual for more information. [gammu] device = /dev/ttyACM0 name = Nokia E52 connection = at [gammu1] device = /dev/ttyACM1 name = Nokia E52 connection = at [gammu2] device = /dev/ttyS0 name = Phone on serial port 0 connection = at [gammu3] device = /dev/ttyS1 name = Phone on serial port 1 connection = at [gammu4] device = /dev/ttyS2 name = Phone on serial port 2 connection = at [gammu5] device = /dev/ttyS3 name = Phone on serial port 3 connection = at [gammu6] device = 5C:57:C8:BB:BB:BB name = Nokia E52 connection = bluephonet AUTHOR
Michal iha <> COPYRIGHT
2009-2012, Michal iha <> 1.31.90 February 24, 2012 GAMMU-DETECT(1)
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