[OT] USB KVM switches

From: Tom Jennings <tomj_at_wps.com>
Date: Wed Feb 2 12:41:59 2005

On Wed, 2 Feb 2005, der Mouse wrote:

>> [USB] not supposed to be easy to develop for, but easy to use.
>> * It never requires adapters.
>> * Connectors are utterly standardized!
> Hm? I have four USB devices. Each one has a different connector.

This sounds like make-argument, no offense! OK there are four (4)
USB connectors -- so what? Big (two ended) small (two ended).
Printers have big, cameras have small. What's the problem? It's
not perfect, but what is?

>> * It is not made for "end users" to hack.
> This is a *feature*?!

No, it's a non-starter, a non sequitur, USB doesn't address that
at all.

I like old stuff too (you should see my house & lab) but really,
just because it's new doesn't mean it's automatically bad, nor

Others can have the last say in this thread!
Received on Wed Feb 02 2005 - 12:41:59 GMT

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