Inverse Binary Rock-Suck Entanglement (the "no good Perl jobs"/"text editors" myth)

James Mastros james at
Wed Aug 9 14:19:46 BST 2006

On Wed, Aug 09, 2006 at 01:19:16PM +0100, Peter Corlett wrote:
> Look out for the devices that do keyboard *and* mouse in one, as  
> they're proper protocol converters as opposed to a magic thing, such  
> as these:
> At that price, I bought a pile of spares, so I could pop one in the  
> post if you like.

Careful of the cheap ones; some don't support the 102nd key on (most)
European keyboards.  (That is, the key between left-shift and z.)
Also, they tend to drop keypresses and otherwise suck.

	 -=- James Mastros

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