[EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: > Hi, > I have got a problem with my HS56 PCTel modem because I can not > enable my serial ports. The first two ports are automatically > enabled, but the third and the fourth does not get enabled. I read > the handbook and tried to do it myself, but without success. I have > connected the modem to the COM3 port(sio2). When I take the output > of "dmesg" command I get the following output.... > > sio2: configured irq 5 not in bitmap of probed irqs 0 > sio2: port may not be enabled > sio3: configured irq 9 not in bitmap of probed irqs 0 > sio3: port may not be enabled > > The irqs and are as follows > sio0 4 > sio1 3 > sio2 5 > sio3 9 > > I have also removed the lines that disable COM3 and COM4 ports from > the file "/boot/device.hints". Can anyone please tell me what should > I do > now? > > Ajesh John
There are only 2 serial com nipples on standard PCs. These are called sio0 and sio1 in FreeBSD and com1 and com2 by the motherboard. What makes you think your PC has a com3 and com4 external nipples? You should be cabling you external serial modem to your PCs com1 or com2 external serial nipples. _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"