On Wednesday 22 March 2006 21:10, Malcolm Fitzgerald wrote: > Malcolm Fitzgerald wrote: > >>>> I have a no name 2 port KVM switch and a Logitech marble mouse USB > >>>> with a ps/2 adapter. > > Richard Burakowski wrote: > >>> my cheapo noname kvm presents it's ps2 keyboard and mouse ports as > >>> usb devices. > > Malcolm Fitzgerald wrote: > >> Does yours have USB cabling to match or does it have ps2 cables? > > Richard Burakowski wrote: > > it takes two ps2 (key+mouse) and three usb in - then one usb (2 total) > > out to each box. then there's the video of course. > > when the kvm switches, the usb devices are detached and then attached > > to the new target, which means there's a discernable lag (couple > > seconds) before they become active. also requires moused under x11 as > > the /dev/ums entry comes and goes - dosen't have the same issue with > > the keyboard. > > I see, mine only has ps/2 connections, so I'm still looking for psm0 > when the mouse is plugged into the KVM switch. Plugging the mouse > directly to the box is a solution but it is only KV not KVM. How could the machine tell the difference? Does your KVM pretend it is a keyboard and mouse when you are not switched to that machine? Mine does. In that way, I can boot a machine and then switch to it and it will work. > > > malcolm > > _______________________________________________ > email@example.com mailing list > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions > To unsubscribe, send any mail to > "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"
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