Changes between Version 2 and Version 3 of gw2201


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Timestamp:
10/14/2019 11:14:46 PM (6 months ago)
Author:
Ryan Erbstoesser
Comment:

add statement alluding to EOL

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  • gw2201

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    33= GW2201 Octal UART =
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    5 The [http://shop.gateworks.com/index.php?act=viewProd&productId=6 GW2201 MiniPCI Octal UART] card is fully supported by the 2.6.x+ Linux kernel.  Note that you must enable the kernel 8250_pci driver (CONFIG_SERIAL_8250) and set the number of UART's high enough to accomodate the 8 UART's plus any provided elsewhere in the system you are using.  For example, to enable this device statically (such that it can be used as the system console) and allow for up to 20 UARTs your kernel config should have:
     5This product, in the Mini-PCI form factor is being used less and less. Please contact Gateworks sales for more information about this product.
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     7The GW2201 MiniPCI Octal UART card is fully supported by the 2.6.x+ Linux kernel.  Note that you must enable the kernel 8250_pci driver (CONFIG_SERIAL_8250) and set the number of UART's high enough to accomodate the 8 UART's plus any provided elsewhere in the system you are using.  For example, to enable this device statically (such that it can be used as the system console) and allow for up to 20 UARTs your kernel config should have:
    68{{{
    79CONFIG_SERIAL_8250=y