[syslinux] pxelinux 4.04 - keyboard not working?

Per Jessen per at computer.org
Tue Nov 22 02:21:09 PST 2011

Per Jessen wrote:

> Gene Cumm wrote:
>> On Mon, Nov 21, 2011 at 06:09, Per Jessen <per at computer.org> wrote:
>>> I tried moving up to 4.04 this weekend - seemed to work fine, except
>>> that the keyboard didn't work (for selecting what to boot). I went
>>> back to 3.86 instead, which worked fine.  Anything special about
>>> 4.04 in this respect?
>> Nope.
>> 1) Could you describe the hardware?  Make/model and BIOS revision?
> HP DL380G3, bios P29.  PS/2 keyboard.
>> 2) Are you using (vesa)menu.c32 at all?  If so, have you tried
>> without?
> No menus, just plain text with a one line prompt.

I've just now tried with 4.04 again - no input is accepted from the
keyboard, after a few keystrokes, I get the buffer full beep.  

Does the name of the file specified in the dhcp config matter: 

filename "pxelinux.1"

For testing, I used "pxelinux404.0". 

Per Jessen, Zürich

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