running 8xx without UART

Wolfgang Denk wd at
Thu Jun 12 20:37:46 EST 2003

In message <3EE853AA.9020106 at> you wrote:
> In a new board we have the same problem, and I'll have to make the patch
> again. Since we need a serial port we used a max3100 spi to serial converter
> and I have a driver for that ready (but not yet as a console).

See drivers/char/max3111_serial.[ch] in our kernel tree :-)

> When I get around to add support for this chip in u-boot I'll also send the
> patches for the kernel.


Best regards,

Wolfgang Denk

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