Re: The Input Layer and the Serial Port

From: Petr Stetiar
Date: Sat Dec 30 2006 - 10:30:29 EST

Loye Young <loyeyoung@xxxxxxxx> [2006-12-27 13:54:33]:

> To the King of Penguins and the Wise Architects of the Kernel:
> Greetings and Smooth Compiling to All,
> I, a humble pilgrim in the Land of Tux, have spent over a year seeking a
> simple answer to what seems to me a simple question: How do I expose my
> RS232 barcode scanner to the input layer so that the scanned information
> shows up in applications? Basically, I need the scanner to act like another
> keyboard. Scan a code, see the numbers.

Maybe it's what you're looking for.

-- ynezz
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