Henrik Brautaset Aronsen subsurface at henrik.synth.no
Mon Dec 2 13:09:12 UTC 2013

Linus Torvalds wrote:
> On Mon, Dec 2, 2013 at 12:57 PM, Dirk Hohndel<dirk at hohndel.org>  wrote:
>> Is there a driver needed that the original software doesn't need but
>> libdivecomputer does?
> Good point. it needs the ftdi driver, and maybe the Suunto DM code
> uses something akin to libusb to drive it directly without a driver. I
> don't know what the ftdi situation is on MacOS..

Yup, you were right.  Thanks!  I did download that driver ages ago, but 
haven't used that cable for a long time.  And there's been a couple of 
OS updates since then.  So, the updated HelO2 entry:

Suunto HelO2 with official cable: needs FTDI driver from 
http://www.ftdichip.com/Drivers/VCP.htm, using device 
/dev/cu.usbserial-ST000001 on MacOSX 10.9

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