Re: Keyboard occasionally nonresponsive on bootup with Debian Sid
On Sun, 19 Sep 2004 22:01:55 -0500, Kent West <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Adam Rosi-Kessel wrote:
> >Hmm. I'm fairly certain the keyboard fails to work when I haven't
> >pressed any keys yet (not even 'return' to select the kernel in GRUB--it
> >usually just picks the first one after 5 seconds). I can't for the life
> >of me think of what would make it occur only occasionally, though.
> My gut instinct is to declare, with a 98.625% confidence level, that
> your keyboard/keyboard connector is flakey.
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i was having a similar problem using xdm, whenever linux would start
xdm, the keyboard would become non functional. I have since removed
xdm from init.d, and manually startx now, and it works fine. i'm