The Port Configuration menu offers the following options:
1. Port Name: (Up to 16 characters, Default = Undefined).
·The Port Name cannot include the forward slash
character (/), double quotes ("), the asterisk
character (*), or blank spaces.
·Port Names must begin with an alphabetic
character; Port Names cannot begin with a number,
punctuation character or symbol.
·A Port cannot be named “N1” through "N35", these
names are reserved for the logical Network Ports.
2. Password: (Up to 16 characters) Defines the Port (User)
Password for this port. Note that identical passwords are
generally assigned to several ports. When this password is
entered at login, the user will then have access to all ports
that share this password. (Default = Undefined).
·The Port (User) Password is not displayed by the
Port Parameters menu. When the Port Password
has been defined, the field for this item will read
“defined”. To display Port Passwords, invoke the
/SP or /WP commands as described in Section 6.
·The CMS will not allow you to define a Port
Password that is the same as the existing
3. Baud Rate: Selects the baud rate for the port. Can be set
to any standard rate from 300 bps to 115.2K bps.
(Default = Selected By Option Switches 1, 2, and 3)
4. Bits/Parity: (Default = 8-None).
5. Stop Bits: (Default = 1).
6. Handshake Mode: Selects the handshake format for this
port; XON/XOFF, RTS/CTS (hardware), Both, or None.
(Default = RTS/CTS).
CMS-32 Console Management Switch; User's Guide