Letter P

picocom - Minimal serial communications program

Website: http://code.google.com/p/picocom/
License: GPLv2+
Vendor: Fedora Project
As its name suggests, [picocom] is a minimal dumb-terminal emulation
program. It is, in principle, very much like minicom, only it's "pico"
instead of "mini"! It was designed to serve as a simple, manual, modem
configuration, testing, and debugging tool. It has also served (quite
well) as a low-tech "terminal-window" to allow operator intervention
in PPP connection scripts (something like the ms-windows "open
terminal window before / after dialing" feature).  It could also prove
useful in many other similar tasks. It is ideal for embedded systems
since its memory footprint is minimal (less than 20K, when


picocom-1.6-1.el4.i386 [28 KiB] Changelog by Kevin Fenzi (2010-08-25):
- Upgrade to 1.6

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