Subject: Re: keyboard lockup
To: Tom T. Thai <>
From: Michael L. VanLoon -- <>
List: port-i386
Date: 03/20/1995 22:35:36
>Every now and then my Control and Shift keys would get sticky when I run 
>XFree3.1.1.  I would have to press the other Control or Shift key to get 
>the chars back to normal.  Today, they keyboard just locked up completely 
>and no keys will respond.  I rebooted the computer, and the kb lights 
>blinks but after that, I any key I type does not get registered on the 
>screen.  This is after bootup, not even in X.

Do you have a getty and an xdm running on the same console?  That will
screw you big time...

  Michael L. VanLoon                       
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