Re: Atherosclerotic Linux Mice Uni-Mouse Only Choice?

Subject: Re: Atherosclerotic Linux Mice Uni-Mouse Only Choice?
From: NTR (
Date: Fri Feb 11 2000 - 10:56:31 MST

>On Fri, 11 Feb 2000, you wrote:
>> Dear Uni Mouse Fanatics,
>> Is this the only mouse that will work in 3 button mode for Linux....or
>> will any USB Mouse work.
>> I am particular towards the Kensington Turbo Ball for purely
>> atherosclerotic reasons. You move your palm or fingers, not your whole
>> hand and elbow. Helps keep the years off my wrist/elbow replacement Its
>> USB. Will it work?
>I used a usb turboball just fine with 2.2.14pre9 kernel and associated files.
>The turboball itself I found to be of bad quality though. If you don't
>NEED usb
>go for adb 4 bttn turbo mouse by Kensington which is the best I found so far.

Dear Fond Andu,

Will the Kensington Turbo Mouse....which I have and through
the iMate ADB to USB converter made by Griffin Technologies? I have an
orbit running now and believe the iMate converts the signals
electronically from ADB to USB since the chip and motherboard are clearly
visible as well as a pulsing LED when ever information is transferred.



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