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       microcom - A minimalistic terminal program


       microcom [-d] [-f] [-p devfile|-t host:port] [-s speed]
       microcom -c interface:rx_id:tx_id
       microcom -h


       This manual page documents briefly the microcom command.

       microcom  is a is a minimalistic terminal program for accessing devices
       (e.g. switches) via a serial connection.  It  features  connection  via
       RS232 serial interfaces (including setting of transferrates) as well as
       in `telnetmode' as specified in rfc2217  and  a  (Linux  specific)  can

       The  escape  character  to  enter the program menu is crtl-\. There are
       several commands available, among them quit (to  exit  microcom),  exit
       (to return to normal mode) and speed (to set terminal speed)


       microcom  follows  the usual GNU command line syntax, with long options
       starting with two dashes (`-'). A summary of options is included below.

       -d     output debugging info to stdout.

       -f     ignore an already existing lock file.

       -p devfile, --port=devfile
              use the specified serial port device (default /dev/ttyS0).

       -s speed, --speed=speed
              use specified baudrate (default 115200).

       -t host:port, --telnet=host:port
              work in telnet (rfc2217) mode.

       -c interface:rx_id:tx_id, --can=interface:rx_id:tx_id
              work in CAN mode (default: can0:200:200)

       -h, --help
              Show help.


       This manual  page  was  written  by  Uwe  Kleine-K├Ânig  based  on  work
       initially done by Alexander Reichle-Schmehl.