Cat you help please) I have connected switch to PC with serial cable and i want to manage it. What utility i can use to open serial line and manage switch through console? On windows i used Putty(Serial line COM1).
GNU Screen will do this as well. You just provide the argument of whatever device you are using, for example:
Like any other file, you will need read write privileges for the /dev/tty* devices. See the 'Window Types' section of
I prefer picocom personally.
Minicom has too much ncurses bloat for my liking. It always takes me ages to get where I want.
Whereas with picocom you specify all of your options (baud/parity/stop) on the command line, no fuss.