Subject: Re: xen without pckbd
To: Karl Janmar <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: port-xen
Date: 06/16/2005 12:59:34
On Fri, Jun 10, 2005 at 11:54:52PM +0200, Manuel Bouyer wrote:
> On Thu, Jun 09, 2005 at 11:20:49PM +0200, Karl Janmar wrote:
> > Hi,
> > 
> > When I was updating my source for netbsd-3.0-beta a saw a minor patch I
> > introduced a while ago in my source. I needed to be able to run xen
> > without a pc keyboard, I hade some problems with the keyboard on my
> > motherboard with a ATI IXP chipset, but that's another story. Anyway I
> > needed to apply the following patch to get xen compile without pckbd.
> Testing for NPCCONSKBD is wrong (this is for the pccons driver), you want
> #if (NPCKBC > 0)
> instead.
> But this needs more work anyway, as we're also missing USB keyboard support.
> I'll try to look at this next week.

I commited a fix for this to current, and added USB keyboard console support.

Manuel Bouyer <>
     NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference