I need to connect to a Linux based STB (set-tob-box) over an emulated serial terminal. I'm not sure how to setup this connection.
The manufacturer has given me this number to use: 115200/8N1. What does this translate to? I think the first part is Baud, but what does that other stuff mean?
Also, they are using the proprietary HyperTerminal, and I want to use the free PuTTY terminal.
It is a Dream Multimedia Dreambox (DM500HD).
The settings in PuTTY: