[rescue] ADB <-> PS/2 Conversion

Dave McGuire mcguire at neurotica.com
Fri Apr 23 10:05:05 CDT 2004

On Apr 23, 2004, at 1:38 AM, Torquil MacCorkle, III wrote:
> Does ADB <-> PS/2 conversion require some sort of circuitry besides 
> just
> rewiring?

   A fair amount, yes.  And a processor.

>  (DIY possible?)


>  I'll assume so as they seem to be ridiculously priced?

   How ridiculous?

> Also, can I use a serial->9pin PS/2 adapter and a mouse and some kind 
> of
> USB->PS/2 converter for a keyboard if ADB conversion doesn't work out?


> (I am trying to setup a PeeCee and a G3 to share a 2 port mechanical 
> KVM.

   I think that project would have a very frustrating end. :-(


Dave McGuire          "PC users only know two 'solutions'...
Cape Coral, FL          reboot and upgrade."    -Jonathan Patschke

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