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Old 04 March 2015, 21:22   #26
Mrs Beanbag
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Originally Posted by Mounty View Post
Sounds like that would have very limited appeal. Not sure I would be able to recoup the development/prototyping costs.

Another problem would be connecting the USB or PS/2 mouse to the Amiga if all you can access from the outside is the 9-pin mouse port.
I'm not sure we understand each other...

look at how the mouse port connects on this picture:

Of course it could be made internal without using the header directly, it would just be a little neater is all!

Originally Posted by Zippy Zapp View Post
Doing it this way wouldn't you loose the port for joystick?
Well, USB mouse port could be routed to the little expansion panel next to the joystick ports. Maybe some sort of switcher unit could be put in between, allowing use of both (maybe just some OR gates).
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