any known working USB/serial converters?

Gene Heskett gene.heskett at
Tue Jul 7 15:24:41 UTC 2009

On Tuesday 07 July 2009, Robert P. J. Day wrote:
>  a while back, i was whining about the lack of functionality of a
>particular USB/serial converter:
>  does anyone have such a converter that just plain works out of the
>box?  i'm more than happy to buy and try another brand if it's the
>prolific product that's causing the trouble.
prolific adapters are well known trouble.  FTDI seem to be pretty transparent. 
I have several that Just Work(TM).

>Robert P. J. Day                               Waterloo, Ontario, CANADA
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Cheers, Gene
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