Problem with async. comm from Wine to a USB->Serial-converter
henjac at gmail.com
Thu May 28 08:24:46 CDT 2009
I just got myself a USB-GPS (GlobalSat BU-353) and wanted to
run SeaClearII, a navigation-program with it.
Turns out that Wine got confused when the USB->Serial-driver
wasn't acting like a real serial-device though.
The app does what it's supposed to do, but Wine consumes
100% of the available CPU.
After some googling I found a patch that resolved this
issue perfectly, and I'm curious why it never made it into
I only managed to apply this patch to 1.1.17. Later
releases had changed too much for my non-programmer-brain to
I would really appreciate if someone in the know could check
the patch out and if possible apply it to wine-proper..
Thanks in advance..
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