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[SLUG] Re: [Oz-ISP] Looking for PC sound equipment


On Thu, 2004-09-23 at 20:14, Dave Via Exitel wrote:
> Howard,
> 
> If it ONLY plugs into the sound card, I don't think it CAN do half what you 
> imply, like HOW can a soundcard recognise on or off hook ??

The handset itself does the switching, the PC card has no need to know
about any switching.

> 
> More likely a USB device COULD do it.
> 
> Dave
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Howard Lowndes" <lannet@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> To: "<Unknown>MailList-MURLUG" <murlug@xxxxxxxxxx>; "<Unknown>MailList-SLUG" 
> <slug@xxxxxxxxxxx>; "<Unknown>MailList-Oz-ISP" <aussie-isp@xxxxxxxxxx>; 
> "Mail List LINKMailList-LINK" <DEFANGED_link@xxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Thursday, September 23, 2004 9:31 AM
> Subject: [Oz-ISP] Looking for PC sound equipment
> 
> 
> > I'm looking for a PC handset similar to a simple desk set phone, that
> > plugs into a sound card, can have a headset plugged into it and has
> > probably 4 operating modes
> >
> > 1. Handset on cradle, hands free switch off
> > Cradle speaker active
> > Cradle mic inactive
> > Hand piece speaker inactive
> > Hand piece mic inactive
> > Headset inactive
> >
> > 2. Handset on cradle, hands free switch on
> > Cradle speaker active
> > Cradle mic active
> > Hand piece speaker inactive
> > Hand piece mic inactive
> > Headset inactive
> >
> > 3. Handset on cradle, headset switch on
> > Cradle speaker inactive
> > Cradle mic inactive
> > Hand piece speaker inactive
> > Hand piece mic inactive
> > Headset active
> >
> > 4. Handset off cradle.
> > Cradle speaker inactive
> > Cradle mic inactive
> > Hand piece speaker active
> > Hand piece mic active
> > Headset inactive
> >
> > I am not talking IP phone here.  This is for use with a soft phone.
> >
> > Is there such an animal out there somewhere?
> >
> > -- 
> > Howard.
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-- 
Howard.
LANNet Computing Associates;
Your Linux people <http://www.lannetlinux.com>
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"When you just want a system that works, you choose Linux;
when you want a system that just works, you choose Microsoft."
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"Flatter government, not fatter government;
Get rid of the Australian states."