Connecting to Insight

J.T. Conklin jtc@redback.com
Thu Jul 20 14:22:00 GMT 2000


>>>>> "Gerwyn" == Gerwyn Davies <gerwynd@tommoll.freeserve.co.uk> writes:
Gerwyn> Anyone know of the RS232 pinout require to connect Insight (
Gerwyn> hosted on a PC, is it available for any other hosts?) to a
Gerwyn> remote target?

It depends on both host and target.  

I've run GDB (and for this issue, GDB and Insight should be the same)
with the remote protocol on a serial line with just tx, rx, and ground
on a UNIX host with hardware flow control disabled.  The remote
protocol, for all its warts, is robust enough to work reliably in the
absense of flow control.

It's nice to have a 232 breakout box when solving serial connectivity
problems.

        --jtc

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J.T. Conklin
RedBack Networks


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