The VMware® Using a Proxy with vSphere Virtual Serial Ports manual provides information about developing a virtual serial port concentrator for use in the vSphere environment. This guide describes the capabilities of a proxy implementation that supports the VMware telenet extension. It also includes information about configuring a virtual serial port for a proxy connection.
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This book is intended for anyone developing a virtual serial port proxy for the vSphere environment. Proxy developers should have experience with the telnet protocol and network communication.
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