Subject: Re: pkg/29827: (x11/kdebase3) kdm eats my keyboard!
To: None <,,>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <>
List: pkgsrc-bugs
Date: 03/29/2005 20:28:02
The following reply was made to PR pkg/29827; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: "Jeremy C. Reed" <>
Subject: Re: pkg/29827: (x11/kdebase3) kdm eats my keyboard!
Date: Tue, 29 Mar 2005 12:26:57 -0800 (PST)

 On Tue, 29 Mar 2005 wrote:
 >   The odd thing is that this *only* happens at boot time. If I boot with
 I have had similar problems. I think it is caused because xdm is starting
 up on wrong console. To fix the problem under Linux using Xorg's xdm my
 xdm/Xservers configuration has:
 :0 local /usr/X11R6/bin/X vt7 -dpi 100 -nolisten tcp
 (You mention that xdm doesn't have this problem, because I assume it
 starts on correct console.)
 This is a very common problem.
 Maybe check your kdmrc configuration to see if it has:
 (Maybe in [General] section.)
  Jeremy C. Reed
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