On 5/26/06, Marc Tesson <marc.tesson@...> wrote:
> So, I tried your suggestion :
> =ABIf you connect up +5 and ground from the RS232 converter and then
> connect the in arrow to the out arrow, you should be able to type in
> kermit and see what you're typing echod back. If not, then you either
> have a problem with the level converter or your PC serial. =BB
> And it didn't work ...
> After that I checked the converter alone ..
> and it's looks like all the 4 pins ( +, arrow in, arrow out and - ) are
> connected all together !
> Is that normal ?
Nope. I don't have my converter here at work, but + and - should
definitely NOT be connected together.
When I get home, I'll see what my multimeter tells me in terms of
resistance between the pins.
Vancouver, BC, Canada