Freshmeat page: http://freshmeat.net/projects/usb4java/
usb4java is a Java library to access USB devices. The
low-level part is based on the native href="http://www.libusb.org/">libusb 0.1 shared library
and reflects this API as complete as possible. Java NIO
buffers are used for data exchange between libusb and Java.
The high-level part implements the href="http://www.javax-usb.org/">javax.usb standard
Supported platforms are Linux (Intel 32/64 bit), Mac OS X
(Intel 32/64 bit,
PowerPC 32 bit) and Windows (Intel 32/64 bit). But other
platforms may work
as well (as long as they have Java 6 and are supported by
compiling the JNI library manually.
For Windows the libusb port of the
is used and you need to create and install a driver for
the USB device you
want to use with usb4java (Instructions can be found on
This project has the following developers:
New HTML Parser: The long-awaited libxml2 based HTML parser code is live. It needs further work but already handles most markup better than the original parser.
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