Attaching a VT100 to a PC....

From: Zane H. Healy <>
Date: Sun Sep 30 15:17:43 2001

>Simple, DEC terminals like to use Xon/Xoff flow control protocal
>and will run ok without it if the baud rate is low enough.
>You have two choices either hardware flowcontrol, or enable
>and use xon/xoff. I'd suggest the latter as it's the common way
>for DEC systems.

Unfortunatly it doesn't look to be that easy. I just checked and found
Xon/Xoff is set, so I also tested to see if I have the same problems with
Linux. I don't. It seems that the problems are limited to the DZ11
emulation in simh.

| Zane H. Healy                    | UNIX Systems Administrator |
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