> > I tried placing a software spy on the windows machine but none of
> > them seem to get in at boot time before the driver device locks the
> > port. Point taken about driver not likely being shouted at with
> > random gibberish.
>> Have you considered something like qemu or bochs? Pretty sure one or
> both of those can be pointed at the host serial device for use as
> serial device within the hosted OS. That way you can have bochs'
> serial driver dump out the conversation.
I hadn't actually. Sound like an interesting, if slightly involved,
method of doing it. I might give it a go over the weekend.
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