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     uplcom — USB support for Prolific PL-2303/2303X/2303HX serial adapters driver


     To compile this driver into the kernel, place the following lines in your kernel
     configuration file:

           device uplcom
           device ucom

     Alternatively, to load the driver as a module at boot time, place the following line in



     The uplcom driver provides support for various serial adapters based on the Prolific
     PL-2303, PL-2303X and PL-2303HX USB-to-RS232 Bridge chips.

     The device is accessed through the ucom(4) driver which makes it behave like a tty(4).


     The uplcom driver supports the following adapters:

     ·   ATEN UC-232A
     ·   BAFO BF-800
     ·   BAFO BF-810
     ·   Belkin F5U257
     ·   ELECOM UC-SGT
     ·   HAL Corporation Crossam2+USB IR commander
     ·   Hama USB RS-232 Serial Adapter
     ·   Hamlet exagerate XURS232
     ·   IOGEAR UC-232A
     ·   I/O DATA USB-RSAQ
     ·   I/O DATA USB-RSAQ2
     ·   I/O DATA USB-RSAQ3
     ·   Mobile Action MA-620 Infrared Adapter
     ·   PLANEX USB-RS232 URS-03
     ·   RATOC REX-USB60
     ·   Radio Shack USB Serial Cable
     ·   Sandberg USB to Serial Link (model number 133-08)
     ·   SOURCENEXT KeikaiDenwa 8 (with and without charger)
     ·   Sony Ericsson USB Cable (Susteen USB Data Cable)
     ·   Willcom W-SIM DD PHS terminal.(WS002IN)


     tty(4), ucom(4), usb(4)


     The uplcom driver appeared in NetBSD 1.6.  This manual page was adopted from NetBSD by Tom
     Rhodes <> in April 2002.