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uftdi - USB support for serial adapters based on the FT8U100AX and
uftdi - USB support for serial adapters based on the FT8U100AX and FT8U232AM chips
To compile this driver into the kernel, place the following lines in your kernel configuration file: device uftdi device ucom Alternatively, to load the driver as a module at boot time, place the following line in loader.conf(5): uftdi_load="YES"
The uftdi driver provides support for various serial adapters based on the FTDI FT2232C, FT8U100AX and FT8U232AM chips. The device is accessed through the ucom(4) driver which makes it behave like a tty(4).
The uftdi driver supports the following adapters: B&B Electronics USB->RS422/485 adapter Elexol USB MOD1 HP USB-Serial adapter shipped with some HP laptops Inland UAS111 QVS USC-1000 Buffalo PC-OP-RS / Kurouto-shikou KURO-RS universal remote Prologix GPIB-USB Controller tty(4), ucom(4), usb(4)
The uftdi driver appeared in FreeBSD 4.8 from NetBSD 1.5.