nrsdrv [-f] [-l] [-s speed] [-v] kissdev nrsdev


Nrsdrv is a program designed to convert from the KISS protocol to the NET/ROM serial protocol used by real NET/ROM's and TheNet's. The protocols are fairly similar, although the NET/ROM serial protocol does include a one byte checksum which KISS does not.

Typically nrsdrv will be attached to one end of a pseudo-tty of which the other end has been attached to a KISS capable program. The NET/ROM device will probably be a real serial port attached to a TNC or a Hexipus. The full specification of the NET/ROM serial protocol can be found in the original Software 2000 documentation that accompanied NET/ROMs.



Flow control enabled for use with a Hexipus, the default is disabled. See the file hexipus.txt in the source distribution for wiring details.


Log messages to the system log, the default is not to.

-s speed

Sets the speed of both interfaces. If no value is specified then no speed will be set.


Display the version.


None known.

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Jonathan Naylor G4KLX <[email protected]>