Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 65674
Can't interactively boot w/ USB
Last modified: 2014-03-16 22:27:41 EDT
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Description of problem:
W/ USB keyboard, The prompt to enter "interactive" boot mode is before HID is
setup, thus, keyboard is not yet enabled.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
Boot w/ USB, press I
The best answer to this I can figure is to allow a kernel command line to
trigger interactive mode, or start HID in the initrd (optionally, with a kernel
cmdl to skip)
Note: Applies to current beta too.
Closing bugs on older, no longer supported, releases. Apologies for any lack of
If this persists on a current release, such as Fedora Core 4, please open a new bug.