THANK YOU!

BTW - you are right, Sparkfun is awesome.

Todd

On 8/8/06, Marc Nicholas <geekything@gmail.com > wrote:
A keypad encoder is an IC that'll take the latch input from a keypad
and make it available as either a binary or a serial datastream for
connecting to a host.

Here's an example:

http://www.jameco.com/webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/ProductDisplay?langId=-1&storeId=10001&catalogId=10001&productId=171969

-marc

On 8/8/06, A.M. Sabuncu < amsabuncu@gmail.com> wrote:
> >You'd need to give more details on the keypad. If it's something like
> >a simple 4*4, a few GPIO pins and a keypad encoder might well work.
>
> Marc,
>
> What is a keypad encoder?
>
> Thanks -
>
> Todd
>
>
> On 8/8/06, Marc Nicholas <geekything@gmail.com> wrote:
> >
>  What kind of keypad are you after?
>
> I'm very lucky in that I live close to a surplus store that always has
> a variety ;-)
>
> If you're able to fabricate your own PCB, here's something interesting
> I saw at Sparkfun the other day (you'll find we love Sparkfun on this
> list):
>
> http://www.sparkfun.com/commerce/product_info.php?products_id=7836
>
> And you checked Digikey, right? Use the product selector here -- they
> have something like 114 different keypads they sell:
>
> http://ca.digikey.com/scripts/DkSearch/dksus.dll?Criteria?Ref=252026&Site=CA&Cat=35652456
>
> Good luck.
>
> -marc
>
>
> On 8/8/06, DEV < dev@umpa-us.com> wrote:
> > The assumption of the mag stripe reader and thermal printer are correct.
> >
>  > Actually I am having a very difficult time finding a keypad to plan with.
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: gumstix-users-bounces@lists.sourceforge.net
> > [mailto: gumstix-users-bounces@lists.sourceforge.net] On
> Behalf Of Marc
> > Nicholas
> > Sent: Tuesday, August 08, 2006 1:33 PM
> > To: General mailing list for gumstix users.
> > Subject: Re: [Gumstix-users] What boards will I need?
> >
> > Assuming the thermal printer and mag stripe reader have serial ports
> > -- a Breakout-GS.
> >
> > You'd need to give more details on the keypad. If it's something like
> > a simple 4*4, a few GPIO pins and a keypad encoder might well work.
> >
> > -marc
> >
> > On 8/8/06, DEV <dev@umpa-us.com> wrote:
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > > Hello all,
> > >
> > >       I am very new to gumstix and would like to use it to build
> > proprietary
> > > system.  I will need the system to be able to interact with a few
> > different
> > > components.  I know at least one of the components will work, the LCD I
> am
> > > not worried about.  But I need to connect a thermal printer, a key pad,
> > > modem, network, the LCD and a mag stripe reader.
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > > Other than the the connext board and an etherstix what else would I want
> > to
> > > use?
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > >
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