trying to get X working, problems with keyboard
I am trying to get X working on the Hurd. I believe I have all the
necessary packages installed. I got the Yasushis translators from
alpha.gnu.org for kbd and the mouse. I installed them following his
However, when I type startx, I get a blank black screen and am
unable to get back to a prompt. After powering down the computer
(ARGH!) and coming back up, this is what the end of the X logs show:
Couldn't load XKB keymap, falling back to pre-XKB keymap
Fatal server error:
Cannot set event mode on keyboard (Inappropriate ioctl for device)
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FatalError re-entered, aborting
can't reset keyboard mode (Inappropriate ioctl for device)
Does anyone have any idea what I may be doing wrong here?