Subject: Re: problem installing -current in Acer Laptop Turion64
To: Francisco Valladolid Hdez. <>
From: Frank van der Linden <>
List: current-users
Date: 09/21/2006 13:58:18
Francisco Valladolid Hdez. wrote:
> Hi Folks.
> I'm having problems installing -current (from: sept.
> 20) in my new Acer Laptop 5001 (Turion 64 X2) while
> using the keyboard, simply it dond't work.
> I probe installing the OpenBSD port (amd64) and no
> problems with the Keyboard, FreeBSD also.
> Any help can be apreciated.
This is a known issue with Acer laptops (and a few other types, I 
think). I don't know what the solution is, I only had time to look into 
it briefly. It's possible that the pckbc driver needs a timing 
workaround for these keyboards.

- Frank