RS 232 Error Rate

From: Tosca Berisha (
Date: 02/11/05

Date: Fri, 11 Feb 2005 09:35:56 -0500


what is an acceptable error rate between 2 RS 232 devices running at
9600 baud, at distance less than 2 meters ( about 6 american feet) using
only 3 wires.

Or, is it guarantied that for such short distances a speed like that is
going to deliver the data to the other end.