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To: Eduardo Duenez <eduenez@...>
From: Zhang Weiwu <zhangweiwu@...>
Subject: Re: wired kbd problem on ultra 5
Date: Tue, 30 Nov 2004 22:36:04 +0800
Eduardo Duenez wrote:

> Actually I had a similar problem with an Ultra 10 a few weeks ago 
> (except only the lowercase "b" was the problem) and I posted to this 
> forum (do a search).  Unfortunately, I know of no solution (though I 
> don't really use the GUI very much at all).

Do you mean your 'b' doesn't work on Xorg but works on console / fbconsole?

>
> Eduardo
>
> Zhang Weiwu wrote:
>
>> Okay, I already spend 2 hours on this tiny problem. A wast of time. I 
>> could not manage to get the keyboard (comes with Ultra5) working 
>> correctly on Xorg.
>>
>> The closest configuration to working is (from /etc/X11/xorg.conf)
>> Section "InputDevice"
>>        Identifier  "Keyboard0"
>>        Option      "XkbModel" "sun"
>>        Option      "XkbRules" "sun"
>>        Option      "XkbLayout" "sun/us"
>>        Driver      "kbd"
>> EndSection
>>
>> In this configuration, these keys does not work: 
>> j,k,l,;,',z,x,c,v,b,n,m,,,.,/
>> (separate by comma)
>> Also Enter and Shifts does not work (pressed is like not pressed, 
>> nothing happens)
>>
>> The other keys are working. However, on console all the keys are 
>> working correctly.
>>
>> I googled around without luck: people never mention this kind of 
>> problem that keyboard works partially. Anyone give me a hint?
>>
>> -- 
>> gentoo-sparc@g.o mailing list
>>
>>
>


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