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Re: Status of d-i kernel transition for 2.6.14

On Thu, 8 Dec 2005, Ingo Juergensmann wrote:
> On Wed, Dec 07, 2005 at 10:33:31PM +0100, Frans Pop wrote:
> > On Wednesday 07 December 2005 22:05, Ingo Juergensmann wrote:
> > > Hmmm, as far as it concerns Amigas, I can say that 2.6.x is running on
> > > 3 of my Amigas - EXCEPT: the keyboard. Something is seriously broken
> > > with the keymap or so that need fixed asap. You can't use a kernel
> > > where you can't even press enter (but need to press F8 for example) for
> > > an installation routine...
> > What kind of keymap do you have selected?
> I had qwerty US layout installed... 

You mean `Amiga QWERTY US'? Can you also select `PC QWERTY US'? That one should

> > You are aware that you always need to select an AT-type keymap with 2.6 
> > kernels and not an architecture specific one (see release notes for 
> > background)?
> > You could also try running 'dpkg-reconfigure console-data' and select 
> > "keep kernel keymap".
> Yep, that fixed it. Thx!

Kernel keymap == QWERTY US (or `Belgian Dutch keyboard', as was printed on the
box ;-).



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