Accessing serial ports on Coldfire

Andrei Chichak groups at
Fri Oct 2 03:24:31 UTC 2009

Okay, I don't seem to be understanding something very basic.

Do you mean checking the /dev directory on my embedded system?

If so, I've missed the big pink elephant in the room. How do I fire up  
a shell? I thought that I fire up processes and send messages.


On 2009-October-01, at 7:52 PM, Chris Johns wrote:

> Andrei Chichak wrote:
>> Can someone, please, point me at some example code to access serial  
>> ports 1 and 2 on one of the MCF5282 BSPs?
>> I have the console port working (port 0), now I need to get at the  
>> others.
> RTEMS provides termios for serial port access. Check the /dev  
> directory for the UART devices.
> Regards
> Chris

Andrei Chichak

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