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Re: Driver Questions NetMos.



On Tue, 2 Dec 2008 10:53:21 +0000
Alan Cox <alan lxorguk ukuu org uk> wrote:

> > If I have a generic kernel, should the driver be loaded
> > automagically? And if so, how can I tell, without more info I cant
> > tell where/what devices are going
> > to be created for the 4ports on this device?
> 
> I would expect the PCI serial drivers to find it and
> create /dev/ttyS.. nodes for the serial ports. Check "dmesg" and see
> if they are reported.
> 

I used one of those cards several years ago when I needed one more
serial port than the motherboard manufacturer thought that I needed. My
recollection is that it just plain worked. FWIW, I had another Netmos
card that gave me additional USB ports; again, it worked as advertized
without and configuration.

-- cmg


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