XO-1.75 OpenFirmware serial terminal

Bert Freudenberg bert at freudenbergs.de
Thu Mar 29 08:04:21 EDT 2012

On 29.03.2012, at 08:07, James Cameron wrote:

> I agree with Mitch, the size of it is insignificant.  Even without any
> tuning and integration with existing code, the dictionary only grows by
> about 2400 bytes for the 5248 byte source file.
> If you think it will be useful, we can add it.

Seems rather useful. And a "dumb" crossover cable is way easier to make than finding a serial adaptor.

Serial communication is supposed to be simple. It seems so obvious in retrospect that one has to wonder why this hasn't been in from the beginning ;)

- Bert -

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