Subject: Re: port-macppc/14733 macppc USB console attachment broken
To: gabriel rosenkoetter <>
From: Lennart Augustsson <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 11/27/2001 11:03:03
gabriel rosenkoetter wrote:

> On Mon, 26 Nov 2001 13:32:10 +0100, Lennart Augustsson <> wrote:
> >         When attaching the console keyboard the macppc port first checks
> >         with OF if usb-kbd-ihandles exists.  On older version of OF
> >         this fails.  Next it checks for adb-kbd-ihandle, and here
> >         lies the problem.  It seems that adb-kbd-ihandle exists
> >         even if there is no adb keyboard present.  This means that
> >         the non-existent abd keyboard will be console
> >         instead of the USB keyboard which is the last fallback.
> How about changing macppc's GENERIC wscons cruft to:
> wsdisplay0 at ofb? console ?
> wskbd0  at ukbd? console ?
> wskbd*  at akbd? console ?
> wsmouse0 at ams?

I don't think this will help.  The code I was talking about runs very early during the
boot process and doesn't care what you write in the config file.

    -- Lennart