alex_snow at gmx.net
Fri Nov 29 11:08:26 EST 2002
Why computers are coming now with no serial port or flopy drive i don't
know. I've been asked by many people to put together a computer without a
flopy drive, but I can't see the point since there's still a place for one,
and the drive only runs about $10 anyways.
Explorer has caused a general protection fault in module kernel32.dll. I'm
sick of Winblows!
----- Original Message -----
From: "Igor Gueths" <igueths at attbi.com>
To: <speakup at braille.uwo.ca>
Sent: Friday, November 29, 2002 10:22 AM
Subject: Re: (no subject)
> Hi Scott. I don't think it will work at the moment. Bc the USb sybsystem
> doesn't init with the ttyS devices, so even then you wouldn't get speech
> until later. I'd say your best bet is to use a pcmcia/cardbus serial
> adapter or get a pci serial card if using a desktop.
> May you code in the power of the source,
> may the kernel, libraries, and utilities be with you,
> throughout all distributions until the end of the epoch.
> On Fri, 29 Nov 2002, Scott Howell wrote:
> > You know I saw on Computer Geeks, http://www.computergeeks.com a usb to
> > serial adapter. I wonder if this would work for serial synths. I have a
> > feeling not, but I hope I'm wrong. ANyone know?
> > On Thu, Nov 28, 2002 at 09:20:04PM -0500, Patrick Turnage wrote:
> > > Hi.
> > > My mom wanted me to do some shopping for notebooks for christmas. I
> > > hint that when I get home on december 20, she's going to ask me the
> > > deal I found. She said no more than 1000 dollars.
> > > I have found the toshiba 1115-S103 from Bestbuy for 1099 with a 200
> > > rebate.
> > > The specifications look fine to me, except. It does not have a serial
> > > or floppy disk drive.
> > > 1. How can I install jaws on a computer with no floppy disk drive?
> > > people doing to boot the system? Aside from bootible cdrom.
> > > 2. What would be the best way to have serial devices accessable to the
> > > system? I may want to install Linux so having the serial port workable
> > > speakup is what I want. That is the only thing I use the serial port
> > > My mom has placed a few requirements on me, like the machine has to be
> > > pickupable from a store.. So I'm at the murcy of their pricing...
> > > Thanks for the suggestions.
> > > sincerely,
> > > Patrick
> > >
> > >
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> > >
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