[syslinux] pxelinux 4.04 - keyboard not working?
per at computer.org
Tue Nov 22 09:01:30 PST 2011
Gene Cumm wrote:
> On Nov 22, 2011 5:03 AM, "Per Jessen" <per at computer.org> 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.
> Thanks. I've seen issues occasionally with USB devices on specific
> machines. I presume the latest BIOS rev?
I haven't checked, but I'm pretty certain that box was upgraded long
>> > 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 presume no directive that changes the behavior like SERIAL or
> Enabled console redirection over serial in the BIOS? Using the
> physical console or iLO?
This is the config (that works with 3.86):
serial 0 9600
say Choose normal, xen, install or memtest:
I'll try commenting out the "serial 9600" and see what happens.
/Per Jessen, Zürich
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