As shown in Figure 6.2, the Port Diagnostics Screen lists the
·Port: The Port Number. Note that if this column contains a
plus sign (+), this indicates that the port will be allowed to
access the Supervisor Mode if the appropriate Supervisor
Password is entered at login.
·Name: The user-defined name for each port.
·Status: The connect status for each port.
When the port is connected, this column will list the
number of the other port that is connected to this port. If
this column contains an asterisk, this indicates that the
port has accessed the Command Mode.
If the connected port is listed as "Nn" (where "n"isa
number), this indicates that the RS232 port is connected to
the CMS Network port. The numbers indicate which of
the available telnet sessions is being used. For more
information on Network Port Numbers, please refer to
·Baud: The baud rate selected for each port.
·COM: The Data Bits, Parity, and Stop Bits selected for
each port. For example, “8N1” indicates Eight data bits, No
parity, and One stop bit.
·HS: The handshaking (flow control) mode for each port.
·Mode: The user-selected Port Mode. This column will read
Any (Any-to-Any), Modem, Passive, or Buffer, depending
on the configuration selected for each port.
·BUF: Lists the amount of data (in bytes) currently stored in
the buffer for this port.
·CTS: The High/Low status of the CTS line at the RS232
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