[arch-general] keyboard not working in Xorg after package updates
chantry.xavier at gmail.com
Fri Apr 9 06:11:11 EDT 2010
On Fri, Apr 9, 2010 at 5:05 AM, David Rosenstrauch <darose at darose.net> wrote:
> On Thu, April 8, 2010 9:51 pm, David Rosenstrauch wrote:
>> So .... WTF?!?!?!? Hal sees the keyboard. And xev running inside the x
>> session sees the keyboard. SO WHY ON EARTH IS MY KEYBOARD STILL DEAD IN
>> MY X SESSIONS?!?!? ARRRRGGGGHHHHHH!!!!
> Wee hee! It gets weirder!
> * Bizarrely enough, *some* of the keys on the keyboard actually work (such
> as / * - + on the numeric keypad).
> * I'm getting a load of errors in the slim.log file that look like this:
> expected keysym, got XF86_Switch_VT_1 line 8 of xfree86
> W T F ? ! ?
Did you try googling for that error ?
For instance I felt on http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=364932
which gives many things to check.
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