[libhid-discuss] Some help?

Peter Stuge stuge-libhid at cdy.org
Wed Aug 1 19:05:56 UTC 2007

On Wed, Aug 01, 2007 at 12:28:59PM -0500, Justin Williams wrote:
> Hey guys... I've ran into a problem with the libhid. Well, not so
> much libhid, more my lack of understanding of the USB Bus system.

I recommend checking out the USB spec, it's not too bad.

> Since this is a card reader, I need to get the handle on it, etc,
> then simply loop and read when data is available.

Is it impossible for you to let the card reader work as a normal
keyboard through the kernel HID driver and just have your program
read stdin? That is by far the easiet way to get the data.


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