simh qustions

From: Zane H. Healy <>
Date: Sat Sep 11 09:18:08 2004

>Are you saying my MAC (which can have a serial port via USB) can run
>a terminal?
>I have an HP terminal right here!
>I am running simh on an G3 iBook (the one just before the 17" and
>12" ones came out).

John Dundas recently posted the incantations needed to get Mac OS X
to work with a Serial terminal attached via a serial-to-usb

John wrote:
>You bet...
>a) Keyspan "High Speed USB Serial Adapter USA-19HS
>b) Add a line similar to the following to /etc/ttys:
>tty.USA19H181P1.1 "/usr/libexec/getty std.9600" vt100 on secure
>c) 10.2.8 [PowerBook G4] and 10.2.8(G5) [Yes, I hooked it up to my
>dual 2GHz G5.]

I've not tried this myself, but it does seem tempting.


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