[aprssig] pcmcia serial for TNC
myetsko at insydesw.com
Wed Oct 13 19:03:32 CDT 2004
> I know this is an age old problem... my laptop has one serial port, I
have a TNC
> and a GPS. Does anyone have any suggestion for a PCMCIA serial card
> drivers for linux? I've found Eiger labs cards on EBAY, but can't
> they will work under linux.
> HSP cable is not an option for me, since the GPS must remain in Garmin
> and is not streaming data all the time.
If your laptop has no USB, and the PCMCIA slot is PC-Card, not PCMCIA,
consider a USB card. Then plug in USB-Serial cables to the card.
Software and more has some closeouts of PC-Card USB cards for $10.
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