USB to serial adapter

Mehmet Erol Sanliturk m.e.sanliturk at
Sat May 2 23:57:21 UTC 2015

On Sat, May 2, 2015 at 2:42 PM, Polytropon <freebsd at> wrote:

> On Sat, 2 May 2015 16:55:00 +0200, Matthias Apitz wrote:
> > I have an old VT100 terminal and want this connect to a laptop running
> > FreeBSD which has only USB ports (just for fun to participate in some
> > Vintage Computer Festival). Anybody knows a good adapter which works
> > with our uplcom(4) driver?
> I'd be interested in that topic, too. I have the DEC vt101
> which still works (tested with _real_ serial port), but
> as serial ports are vanishing on desktops, and are being
> nonexistent on laptops, this would be a nice recipe to
> have in order to bring a piece of museum art back to life.
> Furthermore, I'd be interested if this approach will only
> work for communication devices (serial terminal lines), or
> if it can also be used for pointing devices (serial mice,
> maybe even digitizer tablets).
> --
> Polytropon
> Magdeburg, Germany
> Happy FreeBSD user since 4.0
> Andra moi ennepe, Mousa, ...
> _______________________________________________

These are defined as Linux compatible also among others ( without
mentioning FreeBSD ) .
I did not used any one of them .

Thank you very much .

Mehmet Erol Sanliturk

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