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Question asked by VRFuser on Feb 27, 1997

--- On Fri, 28 Feb 1997 19:36:46 +0500 (IST)  Mir_Mahiuddin <mmahiuddin@hss.hns.com> wrote:
> Hi
> When I configure the port of my HP m/c with addr 9 10 ( for COM1 and COM2)
> respectively, and try to execute the Direct I/O object, it gives an
> error "No serial interface at addr 9"...Can you suggest me what could be
> the problem. In the systems file /usr/pil/etc/hwconfig.cf  I have defined
> the ports as follows -

> 9  COM1 serial700 0x00000001 26 9600 0x00 0x03 0x00 0x00 0x00
> 10 COM2 serial700 0x00000002 25 9600 0x00 0x03 0x00 0x00 0x00
>
> Has anyone  used the serial ports for communication, and can you kindly
> tell me, how exactly it is being done.
> Thanking You.
>
> mir
>
>
> ------------------------------
> Mir Mahiuddin,
> Hughes Software Systems,
> Electronic City,
> Plot No- 31, Sector - 18,
> Gurgaon - 122 015

> Tel - +91-124-343703 ext 2274
> Email : mmahiuddin@hss.hns.com
>         mahiuddin@pemail.net
>

---------------End of Original Message-----------------

Mir,
After editting the hwconfig.cf file did you reconfigure pil and the kernel ?
If not, you need to run /usr/pil/bin/pilconf or /usr/pil/bin/iosetup (which one depends on the version of
SICL you are running).  The latter builds the hwconfig.cf file and then does the equivalent if pilconf.

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Name: Tom Sanders
E-mail: toms@symca.com (Tom Sanders)
Date: 02/28/97
Time: 08:35:10
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