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Seeking guidance on adding a USB barcode reader (BCR) to an HP c3750 workstation with HP-UX 11.11 which is essentially configuring X windows to accept input from both a primary keyboard and a secondary keyboard that happens to be the BCR.
Historically, I have successfully added a BCR... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: mnkaltenbach
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I am using while read do/ done to retrieve menu item.
Works as advertised, no problem.
I am using this hack function "pause" to stop script execution and wait for keyboard "enter" key to continue. Sort of break point function. Also works fine with one exception - it does not work when used... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: annacreek
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Hey guys, first post! I want to write a script that will wait 1 second and then input the keys CTRL+ALT+J to the application i just opened.
The program is dosbox, and thay key combination starts video recording :) I have no idea how to program this, can anyone help please?
thanks in advance! (2 Replies)
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I need to provide more than one character to "> /dev/tty" through terminal/keyboard input, I have this:
echo " Enter r1 to reformat "
case $choice in
echo " bla bla bla "
However, in this way,... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Gery
I hope I put this in the right forum...
I searched for similar threads, but I couldn't find any that seem to deal with the problem I am having.
My workplace is using (among other Solaris-machines) Dell Dimension T3500 as workstations (running Solaris 10 X86 10/09 u8,... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: areichart
I have HP installed with SCO 6.0. The problems are (1) some keys in board like 'del' 'backspace', 'pageup/dn" do not function and display some special characters on conole. (2) Files transferred from Windows machine invariably contain control Z/M characters. How to resolve these issues.
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I have a Debian machine without any peripherals (no screen, no keyboard, etc.). I'd like to be able to detect and log when someone plugs a USB keyboard. Something like : 2009-07-04 12:21 warning: keyboard pluged!
Is that possible?
I see two ways :
1. Either actively react to the... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: chebarbudo
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I would like to get a script to respond to arrow key presses to scroll up and down a menu.
The platform is CDLinux which uses a prehistoric version of bash, version 1.14.7.
I would like to do something like "read -sn 1 keyin" but the "read" command is so primative that it only has the -r... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: simonb
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I have a USB keyboard/mouse combo hooked up to an x86 box and when it loads the mouse works fine, but the ctrl, shift, alt, and i think the function keys don't do anything. Is there a setting I need to change, or a way to manually configure them. There are no drivers, it is supposed to emulate a... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: Winzernotman