Subject: Re: USB keyboard and 1.5BETA_2
To: Darren Reed <>
From: Oleg Polyanski <>
List: port-i386
Date: 11/28/2000 18:51:29
Darren Reed <> writes:

 Actually, when I tried last time to  use USB keyboard (with `keyboard legacy
 support' in BIOS settings switched to `keyb+mouse'), kernel complained about
 error in USB  port the keyboard  was connected  to, tried to  restart it and
 that was all -  keyboard didn't worked.  Lennart  noticed that this is still
 unimplemented at  those moment  (middle of may,   1999).  I  don't  was that
 feature implemented or not. Details should be available somewhere in archive
 but right now I cannot find those letters on the web. Will dig in my private
 archives tonight.

> In some mail from Todd Vierling, sie said:
> > 
> > On Mon, 27 Nov 2000, Darren Reed wrote:
> > 
> > : sysinst does not appear to work at all if being run with a USB keyboard.
> > : 
> > : NetBSD probes it fine, but none of the keys elicit a response.  Is this
> > : something we can fix for 1.5 or is it too late now?
> > 
> > Do you get a "wskbd0 at ukbd0 (console)" in the probe?
> I get:
> wskbd0 at ukbd0
> Darren

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