Reasonable Hyperterminal alternative?
Colin J. Raven
colin at kozy-kabin.nl
Fri Dec 10 23:13:04 PST 2004
On Dec 10, stheg olloydson launched this into the bitstream:
> it was said:
>> I'm seeking a reasonable alternative to WinXP/2000 Hyperterminal as a
>> console application (for serial port access to a no-graphics card
> I use SecureCRT from www.vandyke.com, but it pricey. Check TUCOWS
> listing at
> (URL may have wrapped). They have user ratings, complete descriptions,
> and download links for at least 23 different console programs. Some are
> even free! (Most are shareware.) A popular (free) one is puTTY. FreeBSD
> even has a port of it.
Does Putty handle serial connections? I thought it didn't! I have Putty
installed, better take a closer look...aparently I'm missing something!
Thanks for the advice!!
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