keyboard problem under X with a different kernel
Frédéric L. W. Meunier
lists2006 at pervalidus.net
Fri Oct 9 07:49:50 PDT 2009
On Fri, 9 Oct 2009, Peter Hutterer wrote:
> On Thu, Oct 08, 2009 at 10:14:52PM -0300, Frédéric L. W. Meunier wrote:
>> I posted
>> at http://marc.info/?l=linux-kernel&m=125494753228217&w=2 , but
>> no answer.
>> My keyboard (ABNT2 PS/2) seems to be broken under X with
>> 126.96.36.199. After less than an hour, it starts acting crazy. The
>> first time, all leds turned off and I couldn't type anything.
>> The second time, all leds also turned off, but since it happened
>> while I was pressing the Backspace key to delete text, it
>> continued deleting, like if the key was pressed.
> do you see anything in the log file or in /var/log/messages (or dmesg)?
> does unplugging/replugging the keyboard do anything?
> does the same thing happen when no X is running?
No, there's nothing in the logs. About unplugging, it's a PS/2
keyboard. Can I do that ?
And since the mouse works, when I exit X, the keyboard works
>> In both cases, the mouse (USB) still works and I can exit X,
>> where the keyboard works. There's nothing in the logs.
>> No problem with 188.8.131.52. Is it supposed to be a kernel or X bug
> if it broke by changing the kernel I'd say a kernel bug, but without an logs
> it's hard to tell.
I also reported it to the linux-kernel mailing-list, but they're
blaming X, because the keyboard works when I quit X -
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