Re: An ODD question.
Thu, 20 Mar 1997 10:30:02 EST

Charlie Ross <> ,in message <Pine.GSO.3.95q.970319122524.>, wrote:

> cut a hole in the case and glued in a 4 pronger.. anyway the long and the
> short of it is: I have 2 simple switches... open or closed.. that are
> doing nothing whatsoever.... Is there anything I can do hardware-wise that
> will tie them into the computer in a way that linux could get the status of
> each?

Buy a Basic Stamp II and start doing low-octane EE geek stuff.

I have a couple of these on loan but haven't had time to play with them. I
wanted to make a boot-selector knob that LILO sampled so I could dial up Win95,
3-finger salute, and go to the bathroom.

Bob Forsman