Re: problems with console configuration

From: Thomas Molina (
Date: Wed Feb 12 2003 - 11:11:32 EST

On Wed, 12 Feb 2003, James Simmons wrote:

> The console system is layered on top of the input layer. Now all keyboards
> are being ported over to one api. This is a plus :-)

All good stuff, but I occasionally have problems seeing the video display
as an input device :) It sometimes turns into an adventure syncing with
the latest bk archive and wondering what I need to do to get console and

This is in addition to not getting bootup messages past the Uncompressing
Linux message. The extreme weirdness is that when this happens, something
happens to the ext3 journal and I get a boot failure next reboot.

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