Zane H. Healy
healyzh at aracnet.com
Tue Sep 27 14:18:36 CDT 2005
> > I've seen an LED map light that plugs into and gets its power
> > from USB. It seemed to work OK.
> I am wonderign why you'd want that. Personally, I find a PSU easier to
> move around than a computer. If it's for use in a car, I'll either use
> the cigar lighter, or add a power output socket somewhere sane.
> I do curse IBM for not providing a +5V output on the printer port, though :-)
I was about to provide a couple examples of why one might want this, only to
realize that they're both pretty silly. Good question :^)
Of course I've also seen USB fans... The old saying about a fool and their
money comes to mind :^)
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