Bug#851486: debian-installer: USB keyboard doesn't work on Banana Pi
On Sat, Feb 11, 2017 at 6:20 PM, Teemu Ikonen <email@example.com> wrote:
> For some reason the necessary modules for USB HID or storage to
> work are not detected or installed on Banana Pi. They are present
> in the initrd though.
> I also tried the "Installing from a USB stick" method (
> ), but it also failed due to not being able to mount the USB
> stick after the installer started. It also did not recognize an
> USB keyboard, but I had a serial console at that point.
> Installing stretch to a Banana Pi with the SD-card image
> (netboot) and a serial console works, but using a USB keyboard
> and HDMI output would be far more convenient.
I met the same problem on Loongson 3A 1000 (mipsel/mips64el) boards.