USB to serial converter

Timo Juhani Lindfors timo.lindfors at
Sat Jul 18 20:35:24 CEST 2009

RANJAN <infibit at> writes:
> I want to make free runner communicate with an embedded device and for that
> I need a serial port.Can I use a USB to serial converter on the free runner
> and how shall I do the serial communication?(software and hardware?)

Sure. It should work just like on your PC.

You load the usb-serial module and a /dev/ttyUSB* device will
appear. Then you can use e.g. ser2net or picocom to talk to it.

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