16550A uarts

Aris Stathakis aris at tabbs.UUCP
Mon Aug 28 05:19:11 AEST 1989

>From article <[24f80422:183.1]comp.unix.i386;1 at ddsw1.MCS.COM>, by karl at ddsw1.MCS.COM (Karl Denninger):
<>Item 183 (0 resps) by wek at point.UUCP on Sat 26 Aug 89 23:40
<>[Bill Kuykendall]    Subject: 16550A uarts (<Unknown> lines)
<>I've seen quite a bit of discussion of the 16550A uarts that add FIFO
<>capabilities to standard serial cards.  My question is, can these chips
<>replace 8250's directly, or can they only be used in place of the 16450
< You can use them in place of either....

Do you need any special drivers to run a 16550 under SCO Xenix?  If so, where
can i get them?



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