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Richard Erlacher
01/08/13 00:55
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Denver, Co
USA


 
#189091 - As I wrote ...
Responding to: Andy Neil's previous message
My colleague, who uses the RPi, uses a PC as a terminal.

Yes, I've been disappointed with various (not ARM) boards that "claim" to have ps2 ports and VGA output yet don't support them in any useful way. Mostly these have been various FPGA evk's which allow you to whittle your own VGA output scheme, though they seldom provide enough resources to make that useable for anything except a pattern generator or the like.

I've seen a number of ARM boards over time that provide one or another sort of video output, and some of those will allow the use of a VGA adapter to attach a "standard" monitor. What display resolution these provide is still a mystery. Oddly enough, I don't recall that any of them supported PS/2 keyboards. USB ... yes, but not PS/2, not that it's a deal-breaker.

However, I'm still looking ...

RE


List of 38 messages in thread
TopicAuthorDate
Stellaris Arm Tools      Michael Karas      01/06/13 00:04      
   Me too ... and I agree ... it looks promising      Richard Erlacher      01/06/13 00:49      
      These you mean?      Mahmood Elnasser      01/06/13 07:48      
         when I ordered mine ...       Richard Erlacher      01/06/13 12:53      
            when I ordered mine ...      Michael Karas      01/06/13 15:43      
         Current Price      Michael Karas      01/06/13 15:52      
      a "standard" GCC       Andy Neil      01/06/13 08:36      
   CCS      Mahmood Elnasser      01/06/13 08:10      
      No, I don't think that's right      Andy Neil      01/06/13 08:29      
   What does the TI Code Composer Studio actually consist of?       Andy Neil      01/06/13 08:34      
      Your Development      Michael Karas      01/06/13 15:41      
         RE: Your Development      Andy Neil      01/06/13 16:59      
            Keil MDK      Mahmood Elnasser      01/07/13 00:20      
               RE: Keil MDK      Andy Neil      01/07/13 04:05      
                  Are we paying twice?      Kalpak Dabir      01/11/13 03:27      
                     $$$      Andy Neil      01/11/13 06:19      
   Keil "evaluation" now called "Lite" & OK for commercial use        Andy Neil      01/06/13 08:42      
      That was a contributing factor in my decision to buy      Richard Erlacher      01/07/13 10:31      
         RE: VGA      Andy Neil      01/07/13 11:16      
            As I wrote ...       Richard Erlacher      01/08/13 00:55      
               Historical interface connections...      Andy Neil      01/08/13 01:03      
                  There are reasons ...       Richard Erlacher      01/08/13 15:39      
                     Here's one      Richard Erlacher      01/10/13 11:13      
                     KVM switches      Andy Neil      01/10/13 23:50      
                        Those Adapters      Michael Karas      01/11/13 04:50      
                           I thought as much!      Andy Neil      01/11/13 06:22      
                              Some USB adapters only "sort-of" work ...      Richard Erlacher      01/11/13 19:24      
                                 Don't shoot the pianist      Andy Neil      01/12/13 04:44      
                                    While I agree, mostly ...       Richard Erlacher      01/12/13 21:54      
                                       says who?      Erik Malund      01/13/13 06:47      
                                          OK ... I meant "useful to me."      Richard Erlacher      01/13/13 13:05      
                                    Have you ever ESD tested USB kit?      Oliver Sedlacek      01/14/13 05:17      
            Here's one example ...       Richard Erlacher      01/13/13 17:50      
   FYI - open source tools      Andy Neil      01/08/13 00:55      
      Thanks for the link!      Richard Erlacher      01/08/13 00:58      
      Thanks....but what gives?      Michael Karas      01/08/13 01:25      
         RE: what gives?      Andy Neil      01/08/13 02:24      
            I find the info on the TI site rather confusing      Richard Erlacher      01/08/13 15:42      

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