[USB] Keyboard, mouse and ergonomy
adrian at freebsd.org
Wed Sep 29 01:22:13 UTC 2010
On 27 September 2010 20:21, Hans Petter Selasky <hselasky at c2i.net> wrote:
> I was thinking about adding a sysctl to ukbd and ums that shows how many
> keypresses have been done and how many pixels you have moved the mouse during
> a day. These number will mostly be useful for making ergonomic arguments that
> a certain way of working is better than another one.
> Anyone have any comments or input on this? Are there any security concerns
> about this?
Grab a book or five on ergonomics, UI design and Human/Computer
Interaction. Read some of the papers that you can find on what went
into say, apple's (earlier) UI design. It's all rather interesting and
As other have said, minimising keypresses/mouse movements isn't 1:1
correlated with "better ergonomic design."
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