Subject: Re: SS5 keyboard, followup
To: None <port-sparc@NetBSD.ORG>
From: der Mouse <mouse@Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA>
Date: 06/20/1997 15:44:29
>> It seems that with the particular hardware in use, the keyboard
>> never sends back a reset byte (0xff) when it gets reset...or at
>> least, the kernel never sees it if it does.
> You might want to check the config switches on your kbd. Check
> behind the trap door on the bottom of the kbd and make sure the
> switches are set the same way as the folks who's kbds send the
The guilty keyboard is a type-4, and all 8 switches are set OFF. I
don't have any other type-4 handy to compare it with. There is a
type-3 (my own) that does not misbehave when connected to the kernel
and CPU with which I saw the problem.
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