Bug#655579: debian-installer: Unable to perform an installation : USB-input devices unusable
Thank you for your reply.
I am on it now, will download the latest wheezy net-boot cd and try
and will inform you back as soon as I can - in the next couple of hours.
On 01/13/2012 12:26 AM, Miguel Figueiredo wrote:
these come up when I type in "install expertgui" at the boot-prompt
(from the help-menu) :
1. From the main terminal :
(process : 4170) : INFO :kbd-mode : setting console mode to Unicode
The screen is flashing and the above line is repeating at every
second or two, with an ever-increasing process number.
2. When i switched to another terminal :
main-menu :DEBUG: resolver (libc-udeb) : package doesn't exist
main-menu :INFO: Menu item 'localechooser' selected
debconf : Setting debconf/language to en
kernel : [18.686451] debconf  : segfault at 2000000036 ip
00007f89c8d29 sp 00007fff0e96bb50 error 4 in libc.so.6[7f89c6985000 +
init : process '/sbin/reopen-console /sbin/debian-installer' (pid
1509) exited. Scheduling for restart
init: starting pid 1614, tty '': '/sbin/reopen-console
This is repeating as well, with init constantly re-spawning the
process and the process numbers increasing with time.
This is known error in daily images from some days ago and it was
Can you try at least the latest daily image, which doesn't suffer from
this problem, to get more details from the keyboard/mouse problem?
If it works in any other linux installation please check which kernel
module is used (e.g. lspci -k).