Re: Port devel/arduino serial port problems [SOLVED]

2013-03-14 Thread Arthur Chance
On 03/13/13 21:56, Arthur Chance wrote: I'm trying to get devel/arduino working.[snip] I shouldn't work 13 hour days. Now I've had some sleep, I've spotted what I missed last night. The underlying code from comms/rxtx is trying to create a lock file in /var/spool/lock and that is only

Re: Port devel/arduino serial port problems [SOLVED]

2013-03-14 Thread Polytropon
On Thu, 14 Mar 2013 08:48:22 +, Arthur Chance wrote: On 03/13/13 21:56, Arthur Chance wrote: I'm trying to get devel/arduino working.[snip] I shouldn't work 13 hour days. Now I've had some sleep, I've spotted what I missed last night. The underlying code from comms/rxtx is trying to

Re: Port devel/arduino serial port problems [SOLVED]

2013-03-14 Thread Arthur Chance
On 03/14/13 13:08, Warren Block wrote: On Thu, 14 Mar 2013, Polytropon wrote: On Thu, 14 Mar 2013 08:48:22 +, Arthur Chance wrote: On 03/13/13 21:56, Arthur Chance wrote: I'm trying to get devel/arduino working.[snip] I shouldn't work 13 hour days. Now I've had some sleep, I've spotted

Re: Port devel/arduino serial port problems [SOLVED]

2013-03-14 Thread Polytropon
On Thu, 14 Mar 2013 14:59:12 +, Arthur Chance wrote: However, my point was a little more general than just fixing this specific access problem - many desktop machines these days don't have serial lines or any need for dialer programs, and adding yet another group to an ever increasing

Port devel/arduino serial port problems

2013-03-13 Thread Arthur Chance
I'm trying to get devel/arduino working. Plugging in the USB cable to the Arduino creates /dev/cuaU0* and /dev/ttyU0* and I'm manually changing them to mode 666 while trying to get started so should be able to access them as my normal user. However, the Tools = Serial Port menu item in the