Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 78873
PS/2 keyboard disabled when PS/2 mouse not present
Last modified: 2008-08-01 12:22:53 EDT
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Description of problem:
PS/2 keyboard is not working when you unplug PS/2 mouse and you are booting to
init5. (RH8.0 is installed with PS/2 mouse and keyboard.)
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Install RH8.0 with PS/2 mouse and PS/2 keyboard and boot to init5
2.Shutdown, unplug PS/2 mouse. And start machine.
Actual Results: After start of X, PS/2 keyboard is not working.
Expected Results: Keyboard should work, otherwise you can only reset machine.
Maybe it is hardware dependent.
This is MSI 694T board.
known kernel bug, reassigning..
Fixed in my current tree
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