[maemo-users] USB keyboard on n800?

From: hendrik at topoi.pooq.com hendrik at topoi.pooq.com
Date: Sun Sep 28 00:42:04 EEST 2008
On Wed, Nov 07, 2007 at 10:29:25AM +0100, Frantisek Dufka wrote:
> drfredc at drfredc.com wrote:
> > Hmm...  Thanks for the info.  I think I've got the adapter, somewhere, 
> > maybe.  I recall something like it coming with my USB HDTV thingy so one 
> > could extend the thingy further from a noisy laptop or computer.
> > 
> > Do you suppose a "keyboard" kernel would have to be reflashed and/or 
> > rewritten when the next OS update comes out?  
> Next OS update (the 2008 one) has usb host mode support built-in so you 
> may just wait few weeks for much easier way. But still, someone 
> experienced with flashing kernel and using insmod command can have it 
> running right now.

I flashed my n800 with Diablo.  Does this too have usb host mode support 
built in?  Do I have to do somthing to activate it?  I managed to 
connect my Alphasmart keyboard physically with some cables and a 
female-to-female adapter, but the n800 is ignoring me when I open the 
notes utility.

-- hendrik

> > 
> > Outside of linking to another USB port, do you have any idea of what 
> > other devices might/does the n800s USB port work with?
> > 
> Anything that has kernel driver in 2.6.18 linux kernel (or 2.6.21 for 
> OS2008) which means lots of stuff :-)
> Frantisek
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