[clug] USB to RS232 DB9 Adapter

Alastair D'Silva alastair at d-silva.org
Tue Aug 6 21:44:05 UTC 2019

Pretty much all this information is covered in the first page of results from:

There are also a few videos in the results which will probably be useful.

On 6 August 2019 11:26:37 pm AEST, Steve Walsh via linux <linux at lists.samba.org> wrote:
>On 6/8/19 11:20 pm, Bryan Kilgallin via linux wrote:
>> I tried minicom, which gave this error.
>> {
>> minicom: cannot open /dev/ttyUSB0: Permission denied
>> } 
>I'm going to guess that if you ran something like "ls /dev/ttyUSB0",
>would get information that help you further.
>$ ls -l /dev/ttyUSB0
>crw-rw---- 1 root dialout 188, 0 Aug  6 23:22 /dev/ttyUSB0
>that would indicate that you either need to be root, or a member of the
>dialout group to access that device.
>So you can either add yourself to the dialout group, or run the command
>with 'sudo' to temporarily elevate your privileges while you use it.
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