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Changes between Initial Version and Version 1 of USB


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Timestamp:
2011-06-12T20:25:32Z (8 years ago)
Author:
Vojtech Horky
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  • USB

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     1= USB support =
     2
     3Basic support for USB 1.1 was added to HelenOS in [changeset:mainline,1006 mainline:1006] by merging code of student software project at MFF UK. The original homepage of the project is at http://helenos-usb.sourceforge.net/.
     4
     5== Supported devices ==
     6=== Host controllers ===
     7   * UHCI
     8     * QEMU 0.14 (previous versions have rather serious bugs in the chip implementation)
     9     * real hardware: all tested machines (IA-32, AMD-64) worked (TODO: exact product ids)
     10   * OHCI
     11     * !VirtualBox (no known problem)
     12     * real hardware: ???
     13   * EHCI
     14     * only stub implementing hand off routine
     15     * works well in !VirtualBox with USB 2.0 support enabled
     16 
     17=== Functions (endpoint devices) ===
     18   * hubs
     19   * HID
     20     * base keyboard (101 PC) - full support
     21     * mouse - cursor movement, clicking, wheel transformed into arrows (keys) presses
     22     * multimedia buttons (!Play/Pause, E-mail, Save etc.) - printed into log
     23   * mass storage
     24     * only stub querying device for vendor and product name
     25   
     26== Various links ==
     27
     28Links below may be duplicates of links located on [wiki:DeveloperDocs developers' documentation page].
     29
     30=== Core USB and host controller specifications ===
     31 * [http://esd.cs.ucr.edu/webres/usb11.pdf USB 1.1 Specification]
     32 * [ftp://ftp.compaq.com/pub/supportinformation/papers/hcir1_0a.pdf OHCI Specification] (Open Host Controller Interface, Release 1.0a)
     33 * [http://download.intel.com/technology/usb/UHCI11D.pdf UHCI Design Guide] (Universal Host Controller Interface, Revision 1.1)
     34 * [http://www.intel.com/technology/usb/download/ehci-r10.pdf EHCI Specification] (Enhanced Host Controller Interface, Revision 1.0)
     35
     36
     37=== Miscellaneous (USB related) ===
     38 * [http://www.linux-usb.org/usb-ids.html The USB ID Repository] (Linux)
     39 * Axelson, Jan: USB Complete (Everything You Need to Develop Custom USB Peripherals)
     40   * [http://www.lvr.com/usbc.htm Homepage of the book]
     41   * [http://books.google.cz/books?id=OSnynlQrvVcC&lpg=PP1&ots=XaSaVJFJ9g&dq=%22usb%20complete%22%20axelson&pg=PP1#v=onepage&q&f=false On-line at Google books], PDF can be downloaded from [http://gemini.udistrital.edu.co/comunidad/grupos/teletecno/Documentacion/axelson%20-%20usb%20complete%203ed.pdf here] or [http://www.mediafire.com/?dzn3jrjz4yz here] (all links points to 3rd edition which describes USB 2.0 as well)
     42 * [http://www.beyondlogic.org/usbnutshell/ USB in a NutShell]
     43 * [http://www.usbmadesimple.co.uk/index.html USB Made Simple]
     44 * [http://www.usblyzer.com/ USBlyzer (USB Protocol Analyzer)] - not tried, for Windows, free trial for 33 days
     45
     46=== HID ===
     47 * [http://www.usb.org/developers/hidpage/ HID page at USB.org]
     48 * [http://www.usb.org/developers/devclass_docs/HID1_11.pdf HID 1.11]
     49 * [http://www.usb.org/developers/devclass_docs/Hut1_12.pdf HID Usage tables 1.12]
     50 * [http://lists.freebsd.org/pipermail/freebsd-usb/2008-May/005002.html HID parser in Python] ([http://people.freebsd.org/~chuckr/code/python/uhidParser-0.2.tbz direct link to archive])
     51 * [http://libhid.alioth.debian.org/ libhid - a user-space USB HID access library written in C]
     52 * [http://www.slashdev.ca/2010/05/08/get-usb-report-descriptor-with-linux/ Getting past the **UNAVAILABLE** for HID report descriptors in Linux]
     53
     54=== HelenOS ===
     55 * Trochtová, Lenka: Device driver framework (master thesis)
     56   * [http://www.helenos.org/doc/theses/lt-thesis.pdf Download PDF]
     57   * [http://docs.google.com/viewer?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.helenos.org%2Fdoc%2Ftheses%2Flt-thesis.pdf On-line through Google viewer]
     58 * [http://vhotspur.blogspot.com/2011/02/adding-helenos-to-existing-grub.html Adding HelenOS to GRUB on your real machine]
     59   * [https://sites.google.com/site/vhotspur/helenos_add_to_grub_v2.sh?attredirects=0&d=1 The script (direct link)]
     60
     61=== Localization, Unicode, UTF & co. ===
     62 * [http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb165625%28v=vs.80%29.aspx LangId values as defined by Microsoft]
     63 * [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Unicode Unicode overview (Wikipedia)]
     64 * [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/UTF-16 UTF-16 and UCS-2 (Wikipedia)] (these are used by string descriptors)
     65