Regarding the cable from Dealextreme

Lubomir Schmidt gentoo.lubomir at
Thu Mar 18 00:00:44 UTC 2010

I have this cable and that seems to be the reason why nothing works
here. See attached file.

How can i change the cable to get it working? What is a
level-converter and where can i get such?

Thanks a lot

2010/3/17 Dieter Spaar <spaar at>:
> Hello,
> Just a note about the RS-232 cable from Dealextreme:
> This is a direct connection cable, this means that there is no
> level-converter between the phone and the RS-232 port from the
> PC. Despending on the RS-232 port of the PC, I would expect that
> this can/will damage the phone. I have one of those cables here
> and can confirm that there is no level-converter in between.
> Best regards,
>  Dieter
> --
> Dieter Spaar, Germany                           spaar at
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