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Re: startx : Fatal server error: Can't set keyboard mode
On Thu, Dec 16, 2004 at 09:21:39 -0500, Alain Robillard wrote:
> > Hmm, I think the problem is that 2.0 GENERIC doesn't have neccessary
> > options enabled. Add these options to your kernel config:
> > # compatibility to other console drivers
> > options WSDISPLAY_COMPAT_PCVT # emulate some ioctls
> > options WSDISPLAY_COMPAT_SYSCONS # emulate some ioctls
> > options WSDISPLAY_COMPAT_USL # VT handling
> > options WSDISPLAY_COMPAT_RAWKBD # can get raw scancodes
> I will try this during the weekend and keep the news group informed of the
> results. Is the config file for the GENERIC kernel set up this way in
> order to be more hardware independent or should it have these options
> included for future releases ?
If has them in -current, but they were not pulled up to 2.0.
Unfortunately, very few people work on hpcsh code, so release branch
often tends to be "ignored" :(.
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