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Re: old powermac things...

On Mon, Aug 25, 2003 at 05:25:04PM -0700, John Keane wrote:
> Hi,
> On Mon, 25 Aug 2003, Jonathan Segel wrote:
> > hi, i am running debian on a powermac 8500 150mhz, very oldworld...
> > i tried to install the 2.4.21-ben2 kernel for old world scsi, but the 
> > keyboard map is completely estranged from the keys so that i couldn't 
> > log in or even find the right letters... can i fix this somehow?
> Try adding:
> 	keyboard_sends_linux_keycodes=1
> to the BootX boot options. That fixed a similar problem for me.

I have the same problem with a 7300/180, "using keyboard_sends_linux_keycodes=1" 
does not give me a usable keyboard. Neither my usb ApplePro Keyboard or my old
Apple ADB keyboard are functional, so like the original poster i can't log in.
I'd love to have a fix for this as well.

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