Need help: Lost keyboard after xorg upgrade
Sergio Monteiro Basto
sergio at sergiomb.no-ip.org
Sun Aug 8 16:52:59 PDT 2010
On Sun, 2010-08-08 at 09:43 +0200, Michael wrote:
> I use Debian SID on two laptops here. One works without any problem. The
> other has lost the keyboard in X after last dist-upgrade.
> After start of KDM you see the login manager with the cursor blinking. You
> can move the mouse and position the cursor as well as mark any text.
> However, the keyboard does not change or enter any text, just as if there
> where no keyboard. (I tried using an external USB keyboard as well. Did not
> work either...)
> The system is running without an xorg.conf file. I tried using one with
> keyboard definitions in, but it did not change anything.
Copy and edit this file :
# This file is autogenerated by system-setup-keyboard. Any
# modifications will be lost.
Option "XkbModel" "pc105"
Option "XkbLayout" "pt"
# Option "XkbVariant" "(null)"
Option "XkbOptions" "terminate:ctrl_alt_bksp,"
will help you to have your keyboard on X .
will help have your keyboard on console
(just change pt for yours kdb country)
Sérgio M. B.
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