[CentOS] Signature Pad (Evolis Signotec Sig100)

Wed Jan 30 12:30:14 UTC 2019
Patrick Laimbock <patrick at laimbock.com>

On 30-01-19 03:49, Gregory P. Ennis wrote:
> On Tue, 29 Jan 2019 20:00:03 -0600
> Gregory P. Ennis wrote:
>> Thanks much for your help.  I had tried the links you listed above and in
>> both cases the scripts do not identify the signature pad as been attached to
>> the system.  I have tried this with both a kvm guest and a kvm host.  In all
>> cases their software does not recognize the presence of the signature pad.
> Does anything show up in /var/log/messages when you plug the pad into the computer?
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> Frank,
> Thanks for your help.  I do get recognition in the message file.  The results of
> dmesg on the host are belo, but there is no recognition in the message file at all on thej
> guest.

If you want the guest VM to see the USB device attached to the host you 
need to pass through the USB device from the host to the guest VM.

See https://www.linux-kvm.org/page/USB_Host_Device_Assigned_to_Guest