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Description of problem:
Since i upgraded to 2.6.24, i get this message at bootup (first screen after grub):
i8042.c: No controller found.
Don't know what it means, and there are no further problems booting or functioning (so no high priority).
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot up the computer
i8042.c: No controller found.
Hardware: macbook (2006 model).
Macbook probably uses a USB keyboard (yea, odd, I know). The way to
know is to attach the complete dmesg (please do not just drop it
into the comments box).
Created attachment 300345 [details]
Right, it says:
input,hidraw0: USB HID v1.11 Keyboard [Apple Computer Apple Internal Keyboard /
Trackpad] on usb-0000:00:1d.0-2
I see what the problem is. The system boots with "quiet":
"ro root=/dev/VolGroup00/LogVol00 rhgb quiet"
So, the "i8042.c: No controller found" is seen on otherwise empty
screen because its level is improperly high (it prints with KERN_ERR).
Oh brother... I guess someone needs to tell Dmitry and linux-input.
They probably expected i8042_platform_init to filter out Macs.
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