Installing and configuring Kermit Ubuntu

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Installing and configuring Kermit Ubuntu

System: ubuntu


$ sudo apt-get install ckermit 

To configure:

$ gedit  ~/.kermrc

Add the following configuration:

set line          /dev/ttyUSB0   
set speed         115200   
set carrier-watch off   
set handshake     none   
set flow-control none   
set file type     bin   
set file name     lit   
set rec pack      1000   
set send pack     1000   
set window        5


$ kermit -c


If the following error:

linux@linux-vm:~$ kermit
/dev/ttyUSB0: Permission denied
?SET SPEED has no effect without prior SET LINE
Sorry, you must SET LINE or SET HOST first
C-Kermit 9.0.302 OPEN SOURCE:, 20 Aug 2011, for Linux+SSL+KRB5
 Copyright (C) 1985, 2011,
  Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York.
Type ? or HELP for help.
(/home/linux/) C-Kermit>

The authority to amend the /dev/ttyUSB0:
sudo chmod 777 /dev/ttyUSB0  


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Posted by Reg at June 15, 2014 - 12:02 PM