Re: testing kernel-image 2.6.8-amgia
Um, well, my guess on how to disable the loading of the keymap in /etc
would be to move the contents of /etc/console so boottime.kmap.gz can't
be found. My suspicion is that this is probably not correct....
On Tue, Aug 31, 2004 at 10:49:20AM +0200, Geert Uytterhoeven wrote:
> On Mon, 30 Aug 2004, Lance Tagliapietra wrote:
> > 6. The boot continued to a console login window. When I tried to enter
> > username/password, I discovered that the key mappings were, um, bizarre.
> > Now, note that I'm trying to boot the 2.6.8 into a working 2.4.27
> > environment. Perhaps there is a new keymap file I need to select (hint
> > please)?
> Disable loading of a keymap in /etc, and it should work (well, give you a
> US QWERTY layout).
> Geert Uytterhoeven -- There's lots of Linux beyond ia32 -- email@example.com
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