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On 06/26/2011 06:54 PM, Philip Webb wrote:
> Yesterday, I upgraded 'xorg-drivers' to the latest stable 1.10
> & then found upon rebooting that X failed to recognise the keyboard.
> Yes, it's happened before& I was not surprised:
> I had to switch the machine off, reboot, login as root
> -- experience long ago made me avoid booting directly into a GUI --
> & recompile 'xf86-input-evdev', after which everything returned to normal.
> Yes, there's a warning after the new 'xorg-drivers' has been installed,
> but I wasn't sure exactly which pkg(s) needed remerging, so took the chance.
Hmm? AFAIK, it gives you an actual command that will emerge all
x11-drivers/*. So can you not be sure which pkgs need remerging?