[rescue] mouse options for ultra2?

Paul paul at techcenter3000.com
Mon Sep 29 11:27:43 CDT 2003

My local 'closeout supersrore" had about 5 ps2 to usb  mouse/kybrd adapters
that claim to work wirh any ps/2 setup for $19.99. If you'd like, I could
see if they still have them/pick them up
for you. (or anyone else that's interested)

What I need to find is the DB-25 pinout for ATEN Masterview pro KVM's. I
stumbled into a 8 port box, but no cables :(

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "N.Miller" <vraptor at promessage.com>
To: "The Rescue List" <rescue at sunhelp.org>
Sent: Monday, September 29, 2003 3:03 AM
Subject: Re: [rescue] mouse options for ultra2?

> On Sunday, September 28, 2003, at 11:41 AM, Dan Sikorski wrote:
> > That said, after getting used to my Kinesis contoured keyboard, there
> > is
> > no other keyboard that i ever want to use full time.  It was worth
> > every
> > penny, even if i had paid retail. (which I didn't, got mine on ebay for
> > $125, iirc)  I thought they had sun adaptors, but i don't see them on
> > their website right now...
> >
> > http://www.kinesis-ergo.com/
> AFAIK, Sun sells a PS/2 to Sun adaptor, runs around $75
> (at least they used to, I had one at $JOB-1 for a while).
> Belkin also makes one to go with their KVMs that use PS/2
> keyboards; I'd expect that it might possibly work with
> other KVMs.  I *think* I still have mine (also from $JOB-1
> after I became a *manager* and had to have a PC--so I got
> a KVM), so I could check.
> Which brings me to another question: they make adaptors to
> turn a PS/2 mouse into a USB mouse (Logitech included them
> with their mice in the early days of USB).  Anyone know if
> there is a critter that goes the other direction, so I could
> plug a Kinesis into my USB KVM?  That would cover all bases--
> Mac, x86, Sun.
> Thanks--
> =Nadine=
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