Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 27th Aug 2013 21:05 UTC, submitted by andymc
OSNews, Generic OSes A new release of Visopsys.

This release consists of hardware support updates and bugfixes, with particular focus on USB. Support for USB 2 controllers and devices has been added.

More details in the changelog.

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by TempleOS on Tue 27th Aug 2013 23:55 UTC
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USB is really difficult -- so many controllers and , actually, it requires adapting to different keyboards and mice. There's a boot-mode for keyboards and mice.

Yuck. I could not shoot the moon. There is really not much gained by USB instead of PS/2 legacy. Memory cards would be really really nice, however.

I have some priceless wisdom to share: Let's say you make a game. You make it require a 3-button mouse. It's awesome. Unfortunately, not every mouse is 3-button. Well, this sucks! Moral of the story? It's insanity to have support for different hardware because nobody can write programs that count on it.

Yeah spam. You know you want it. I have priceless wisdom, if you'd shut yer trap.

Edited 2013-08-27 23:57 UTC

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