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[Lcdproc] OpenBSD 3.5 - Matrix Orbital LK204 - lcdproc


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  • From: m.dolze AT gmx.de (Markus Dolze)
  • Subject: [Lcdproc] OpenBSD 3.5 - Matrix Orbital LK204 - lcdproc
  • Date: Wed Aug 4 10:07:03 2004

Hi Alexandre,

There is an articel at
http://www.tnpi.biz/computing/freebsd/crystalfontz.shtml where the
describe how to use Crystalfontz USB LCD with FreeBSD.

I'm not sure if it helps with MtxOrb and OpenBSD, but have a look.

Markus


Alexandre Dulaunoy wrote:
> Hi All,
>
> I have an issue with the LCDd integration with the MtxOrb driver with
> OpenBSD 3.5 release.
>
> The Matrix Orbital is correctly seen as an USB device by the kernel :
>
> ugen0 at uhub0 port 1
> ugen0: Matrix Orbital LK/VK204-24-USB, rev 1.10/4.00, addr 2
>
> But ugen is the raw USB interface, I was expecting a tty-like mapping
> between the raw device and the serial USB module (like ucom or
> alike). I suspect that LCDd is using a tty-like interface.
>
> I have made a link between the corresponding ugen device to /dev/lcd
> but I suspect this shouldn't work due to the type of device :
>
> Aug 4 00:04:40 jamoigne /bsd: ugenpoll: no edesc
> Aug 4 00:04:40 jamoigne /bsd: ugenpoll: no edesc
>
> The ucom driver is in kernel and the kernel is a GENERIC#34 from the
> 3.5 release.
>
> What do you think ? Is the LK204 not working under OpenBSD 3.5 ?
>
> Thanks a lot for any information,
>
> -- Alexandre Dulaunoy (adulau) -- http://www.foo.be/
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