[syslinux] Keyboard stops working

H. Peter Anvin hpa at zytor.com
Mon Jul 11 17:05:10 PDT 2005

Samuel Clements wrote:
>> Thanks for this, but it appears related to this particular model of 
>> motherboard/NIC. I did try 'n' and 'p' (and every other key on the 
>> keyboard!) but the client appears to be hung. Caps Lock and Scroll 
>> Lock lights dont even change. I did try an older machine and the 
>> keyboard works just fine, but none of these new models seem to 
>> function at all with anything past v3.07. Any other suggestions? For 
>> the record, my motherboard is an:
>> http://support.intel.com/design/motherbd/tp/index.htm
> Is anyone interested in this? I'd think that there is a pretty obvious 
> breakage between 3.07 & 3.08 that someone would want to see. I'll gladly 
> loan out one of my new machines that pretty reliably exhibits this 
> problem if someone is interested in taking a stab at fixing it...
>   -Sam

As always with this kind of stuff, try to find the prepatch number which 
breaks this.

Also, make sure to test the latest (3.09) first.


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