With the information provided it appears that the device is recognised correctly. Although this instantly solves the problem for Linux, it will require you to completely start over the windows driver part. I assume the controller is working. Originally Posted by chicken dance Was a permissions problem i used the following in a root terminal: Overcoming the big problem! Originally Posted by suicidaleggroll. A link to a tutorial “using USBserial-adapters for dummies” would also help.

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What do I have to do for additional installations like virtual comport-driver, connecting hardware to “linux-files” fy232 ” Originally Posted by chicken dance. If you need to reset your password, click here.

[SOLVED] How do i install FTDI drivers in Debian?

Unload it and its helper module, usbserialas lihux. By joining our community you will have the ability to post topics, receive our newsletter, use the advanced search, subscribe to threads and access many other special features.

Share your knowledge at the LQ Wiki. BB code is On. I am anything but a Linux specialist! Is the error specific to the serial port or not finding the controller? Introduction to Linux – A Hands on Guide This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started guide, with exercises at the end of each chapter.


I don’t know why. Install it like so: Find More Posts by chicken dance. I’m not familiar with either the hardware or software Originally Posted by michaelk. I use Ubuntu You can use any serial port settings.

Linux – Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux. You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. However, be warned, there is One Big Problem you will face on Linux platforms. The Windows drivers are already certified by Windows, so you can just pick your favorite chip from FTDI, and use it in your product without having to worry about time consuming driver development and certification.

FTDI, D2XX and Linux: Overcoming the big problem!

Open Source Consulting Domain Registration. Personally I like moserial which is available in the repository. Hi all I need help with the above topic as i have followed the instructions on the FTDI website but have had no luck in getting my device to communicate with my machine. Just starting out and have a question? Ask Ubuntu works best with JavaScript enabled. Many good questions generate some degree of opinion based on expert experience, but answers to this question will tend to be almost entirely based on opinions, rather than facts, references, or specific expertise.


Have you verified or tried using the serial adapter, controller on another system or with windows? Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered.

Using minicom and a loopback adapter if you can see what you type then all should be working correctly. If so have you verified that cable is the correct type and working?

Last edited by chicken dance; at A link to a tutorial “using USBserial-adapters libux dummies” would also help.

This in deed is not acceptable, and can be a serious show stopper. Although this instantly solves the problem for Linux, it will require you to completely start over the windows driver part.