Re: /dev/cua? Vs /dev/ttyS? (was: Re: co-existance of pppd and mgetty ?)

Rob Janssen reading Linux mailinglist (
Mon, 13 May 1996 18:12:31 +0200 (MET DST)

According to Tony Nugent:
> Can someone kindly explain the difference between the /dev/cua? and
> /dev/ttyS? devices?
> Exactly how _should_ they be used?
> (10 points for the correct answer :-)

This issue recently has been beaten to death in
comp.os.linux.development.system, so maybe you can retrieve the information
from that newsgroup when your server has reasonably long expiry times.
(if not: no, I did not save the thread, but is was *LONG* and as usual
on usenet, the same arguments recycled several times)


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