[PLUG] keyboard recognition failed at logging prompt
rakeshzingade at gmail.com
Tue Dec 8 15:48:56 IST 2009
On Tue, Dec 8, 2009 at 3:22 PM, rakesh zingade <rakeshzingade at gmail.com>wrote:
> On Tue, Dec 8, 2009 at 3:13 PM, Shridhar Daithankar <
> ghodechhap at ghodechhap.net> wrote:
>> On Tuesday 08 December 2009 13:09:43 rakesh zingade wrote:
>> > I am facing a keyboard related problem, I had installed xft, xrender,
>> > libxaw7 & libxaw6 for supporting a flowchart software installation. But
>> > after reboot the OS won't recognize my keyboard, I am getting logging
>> > screen (init 5) but I can't provide user name and passwd, OS failed to
>> > accepted data from keyboard, my mouse works fine so I can either select
>> > languages or change my sessions but can't provide any inputs from
>> > keyboard.
>> > I am using Dell keyboard plugged in USB port. The same connection works
>> > well in windows us my machine is dual boot.
>> Which linux version?
>> Can you ssh to the machine and make sure HAL is started? mouse works means
>> probably it is but just confirming.
>> Does the keyboard works in console mode(init 3)? if yes, you can boot into
>> console mode and debug the issue. All the better if you have another
>> to ssh from and kill X
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> I have CentOS Linux 5.2 (kernel 126.96.36.199.el5)
> Yes I can do SSH, The keyboard works in rescue mode but I will try running
> it on init 3
> The boot log shows HAL running.
> Rakesh P. Zingade
Thanks Shridhar, I did SSH and found a issue related to newly installed
xfree86 library, I removed it. Now its working fine...
Rakesh P. Zingade
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