midhu wrote:... not if your cabling and/or your terminal software is configured wrong.
I agree but still I should be able to type at ok prompt if i/p and o/p device are set to ttya r8..
midhu wrote:That all seems fine, except...
I am using putty software and cisco cable with usb-to-serial converter which is connected to ttya port of server on one end and usb port on my laptop for getting the console of server. Also I am using default baud rate which is 9600.