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Re: deb-ppc: Is debian-configuration broken ?

Daniel Jacobowitz wrote:

> On Mon, Apr 10, 2000 at 09:10:15AM +1000, Brendan J Simon wrote:
> > I'm using a G4 machine and am having problems with debian-configuration.
> >
> > It is using the dialog interface.  I manage to get through stuff like
> > setting up the network but when it asks me about using md5 passwords, I
> > find that the keyboard no longer responds.  I try to break to another
> > console by pressing ctrl-apple-f2 but that seems to be interpreted as
> > the enter key.  I can not break out of the program with ctrl-c or any
> > other key combination I try.  The only thing I can do is press the reset
> > button.  The other problem is that it automatically boots into this
> > program when I reboot.
> >
> > Has anyone had similar problems ?
> Sounds like you chose the wrong keymap.  Be sure to choose a mac keymap
> instead of an i386 qwerty kmap.

Yep, that is exactly what I did.  I assumed the default would be the correct
I noticed that there is /etc/consode-tools/default.kmap.gz.  Is this used for
the default keymap ?
Would the correct fix be to copy /usr/share/keymaps/mac/mac-us-std.kmap.gz to
/etc/default.kmap.gz ?

I'm a bit puzzled as to why it worked for some of the installation and then dies

Brendan Simon.

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