1. drtechnical's Avatar
    The "killer app" for my company would be one that allows us to use the PB as a (wired) serial terminal. In App World | Utilities | Utilities I've found one app called Netting which has a simple Telnet client -- it needs a little polishing but major props to a Mr. Zayas for 1) writing it and 2) making it free -- but we really need something similar to good old Hyperterminal to allow us to talk out of the USB port into an appropriate USB-to-serial cable.

    Any of you wizards working on something like that?


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    04-27-11 02:48 PM
  2. Shao128's Avatar
    To the best of my knowledge this wouldnt be possible given the current development tools.
    04-27-11 02:53 PM
  3. JustAnotherBeerbot's Avatar
    could be possible in the future. support on the usb port seems limited at the moment to things like keyboards, mass storage client, etc.
    04-27-11 02:58 PM
  4. peter9477's Avatar
    Once both the native SDK and USB OTG support are available, this should be fairly simple to do.
    04-27-11 02:59 PM
  5. auditman's Avatar
    I could use that also for my work instead of carrying my laptop just to program switches.
    02-01-12 12:37 AM