[coreboot] USB debug cables and emulation

Joseph Smith joe at settoplinux.org
Thu Jun 26 16:28:09 CEST 2008

On Thu, 26 Jun 2008 15:57:39 +0200, Carl-Daniel Hailfinger
<c-d.hailfinger.devel.2006 at gmx.net> wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm not officially back yet, but here's a question I don't want to
> Are there any easily available USB debug cables? The NET20DC is very
> difficult to get in Europe.
> Can I emulate such a cable with the Geode USB target mode?
Yeh I think the NET20DC is way to expensive anyways, unless your in a mass
production environment.

I read somewhere you could make one, but I don't know how difficult that
would be. I was always wondering if you could just use two USB -> Serial
adapters with a null modem cable in the middle???

Joseph Smith

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