[arch-general] keyboard not working in Xorg after package updates
darose at darose.net
Fri Apr 9 10:16:35 EDT 2010
On 04/09/2010 06:11 AM, Xavier Chantry wrote:
> 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.
Yes of course. It came up with many links - none of which provided any
useful help. Which is why I'm posting here.
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