Subject: Re: Strange X11 keyboard problem (was: Re: kernel build failure 4/1/2000)
To: Brian Gregor <>
From: Thilo Manske <Thilo.Manske@HEH.Uni-Oldenburg.DE>
List: current-users
Date: 04/04/2000 04:11:17
On Mon, Apr 03, 2000 at 04:17:14PM -0400, Brian Gregor wrote:
> > 
> > * I haven't send-pr'd this because I cannot really categorize it. Too
> >   many variables. Unknown to everyone else I've talked to. Strange.
> > 
> I've had the same problem - but - only when logging in when xdm
> (or kdm) is running.  Starting X with a 'startx' from the console
Have you tried "vt8" (if ttyE7 is your free (unused) wscons screen) as option
for the Xserver? I.e. for xdm add it to the ":0" line in

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