RE: [Linux-ia64] AT Keyboard not present?

From: David Mosberger <>
Date: 2001-09-11 09:28:53
>>>>> On Mon, 10 Sep 2001 15:10:24 -0700, "Luck, Tony" <> said:

  tony> Same test also fails in 2.4.7 ... I found a 2.4.3 kernel still
  tony> in my /boot/efi, capslock test works with that.

  tony> In 2.4.7/2.4.9 even though the caps-lock light never comes on
  tony> and the timeout message is printed, caps lock mode *is* turned
  tony> on (subsequent alphabetic chars echo in upper-case).

I suspect the problem was introduced in 2.4.7 (or thereabouts) when
the keyboard interface was changed.  I didn't notice it until a few
days ago because it only happens when working at the Linux console.
While it's not a fatal problem, it would be good if it were fixed.  A
patch would be welcome.

Received on Mon Sep 10 16:28:58 2001

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