Subject: Re: USB -> PS/2: does it work?
To: David Laight <>
From: Nathan J. Williams <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 10/02/2002 13:29:13
David Laight <> writes:

> I very much doubt as to whether anyone actually makes a USB to
> serial converter that would let you plug an old 'non USB aware'
> PS/2 keyboard into a USB socket.

Actually, such devices are plentiful, and usually let you plug in a
PS/2 mouse, too. They show up as USB HID devices and get attached as
ukbd and ums and generally work fine, for US$10-20.

        - Nathan