xf86-input-keyboard not working

Ingo Brückl ib at wupperonline.de
Tue Mar 17 08:29:42 PDT 2015

Ken Moffat wrote on Tue, 17 Mar 2015 14:50:33 +0000:

> On Tue, Mar 17, 2015 at 02:21:39PM +0100, Ingo Brückl wrote:
>> I've set up a LFS (Linux From Scratch) system with X Window - all the latest
>> sources. To test X I'm using twm and xterm-316. Everything's working great
>> with just one exception: the keyboard doesn't work at all. It does, of
>> course, work with the linux console, and the mouse works both with the linux
>> console and with X.
>> I'm using xf86-input-keyboard-1.8.0 and xf86-input-mouse-1.9.1 for input (no
>> evdev).
> Is there a reason why you are not using evdev ?

I want to use as much knowledge and as much settings from my old LFS as
possible and limit the use of additional and new libraries and such.


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