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Re: OT: USB ports



Dave wrote:

> You have  nice gift horse there but it will be of little use to you as 
> is without a better operating system. Linux is a possibility but kiss 
> DOS goodbye or go back to your old computer

Linux USB support is decent in recent releases. In any case, you will 
still need the USB-to-serial port dongles if you want to attach serial 
port stuff. The adapters run about US$40 each around here; they're used 
a lot by people with PDAs that don't have USB sync cradles.

  73 de Maggie K3XS


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