[lug] Keyboard won't work until unplugged and replugged

D. Stimits stimits at comcast.net
Sun Jan 18 21:05:46 MST 2004

Robert George Mayer wrote:

> On Saturday 17 January 2004 03:41 pm, D. Stimits wrote:
> >Bah, ignore that reply. The large keyboard connector means it is a
> >serial port like /dev/ttyS0, so this does not apply. Not sure what to
> >tell you for that, except that perhaps testing another keyboard (if
> >possible) could narrow down the cause to the keyboard itself or to the
> >o/s and drivers.
> >
> >D. Stimits, stimits AT comcast DOT net
> >
> I was talking to Davey about this - I had no idea what was going on and
> suggested he post here - but it sounded as if he has an AT keyboard
> connection. I think that means a DIN 5 instead of the PS2's mini DIN 6.

Correct. At that in turn means a ttyS serial port and not PS2, unless he 
has an adaptor that lets him plug into the PS2 port.

D. Stimits, stimits AT comcast DOT net

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