Bug 145216 - booting fails without keyboard
Summary: booting fails without keyboard
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel   
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Version: 3
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Dave Jones
QA Contact: Brian Brock
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-01-15 14:40 UTC by larry
Modified: 2015-01-04 22:15 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2005-10-03 00:13:43 UTC
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Description larry 2005-01-15 14:40:26 UTC
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Description of problem:
Asus pundit computer.. bios is set to boot without keyboard so it 
gets past bios checks but freezes during bootup in fedora core 3 if 
no keyboard is attached...  Boots fine without a monitor however...

here is info on the kernel

Fedora Core release 3 (Heidelberg)
Kernel 2.6.9-1.667 on an i686

cannot find any info on if there is something I need to do to enable 


Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.remove keyboard
2.reboot machine ie shutdown -r 0 or power cycle

Actual Results:  freezes up during the boot process left it for 1/2 
hour no go. 

Expected Results:  completes boot cycle

Additional info:

Comment 1 larry 2005-01-17 21:51:19 UTC
upgraded to latest kernel same problem


Fedora Core release 3 (Heidelberg)
Kernel 2.6.10-1.741_FC3 on an i686

Comment 2 Dave Jones 2005-07-15 19:34:55 UTC
An update has been released for Fedora Core 3 (kernel-2.6.12-1.1372_FC3) which
may contain a fix for your problem.   Please update to this new kernel, and
report whether or not it fixes your problem.

If you have updated to Fedora Core 4 since this bug was opened, and the problem
still occurs with the latest updates for that release, please change the version
field of this bug to 'fc4'.

Thank you.

Comment 3 Dave Jones 2005-10-03 00:13:43 UTC
This bug has been automatically closed as part of a mass update.
It had been in NEEDINFO state since July 2005.
If this bug still exists in current errata kernels, please reopen this bug.

There are a large number of inactive bugs in the database, and this is the only
way to purge them.

Thank you.

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