[Coco] 16550 wasRe: RS232 paks
goosey at virgo.sdc.org
Thu Mar 5 19:44:15 EST 2009
On Wed, Mar 04, 2009 at 08:12:44AM -0500, David Hazelton wrote:
> I have one built by Conect (IIRC) Since when I bought it I only used
> OS9, It worked great. I did get better throughput then the RS-PAK. I
> did mostly Zmodem for file transfers, but I also logged in to VAX
> machines and Unix based Machines at Work.
I bet it did! Zmodem likes uarts with fat FIFOs. Under OS-9 with a
6551, I couldn't ever get error-free zmodem downloads faster than
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