Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 79773
8.1 Beta2 - USB keyboard is non-functional when booting to a command-line interface
Last modified: 2016-04-18 05:38:34 EDT
When booting the system to a command-line interface(run level=3) with a USB
keyboard, the keyboard is non-functional. Desktop system uses an upcoming
The hid module is installed, but not being used.
This system was initially configured/installed with a PS/2 keyboard, and
subsequently was replaced with a USB keyboard. Will attempt to reproduce this
issue with an initially installed/configured USB keyboard.
Was able to use the keyboard when booting into runlevel=5 environment using GDM.
Action by: ltroan
Believe this needs to be escalated to Bugzilla for Engineering to respond
directly. Will verify tomorrow.
ltroan assigned to issue for HP-ProLiant.
Category set to: Installer::Stage 2
Status set to: Waiting on Tech
Action by: Marcg.Barber
Attempted to install 8.1b2 on the same system using USB keyboard and mouse.
Since the installer begins in a text mode to test the media, the USB keyboard is
non-functional and the OS cannot be installed.
Escalated to Bugzilla per Engineering OK.
Issue Tracker 12418.
do we have hw ?
MAY BE RELATED TO BUGZILLA 84525
FROM ISSUE TRACKER...
Event posted 03-07-2003 09:11am by ltroan with duration of 0.00
Do we have hardware? Can you recommend a specific box we can use to recreate the
Status set to: Waiting on Client
FROM ISSUE TRACKER
Event posted 03-07-2003 09:43am by Marcg.Barber with duration of 0.00
This problem was reported on a system using nVidia's upcoming nForce2 chipset.
I am not sure if the problem is specific to our version of this design, probably
impacts all nForce2 boards.
FROM ISSUE TRACKER
Event posted 05-08-2003 04:35pm by Marcg.Barber with duration of 0.00
Does not impact RHEL3a....recommend closing.
Believe this is also fixed in RHL9 GM.