Re: Question related to FreeBSD Serial Console...

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Date: Tue, 2 Sep 2003 12:18:51 +0100 (BST)

> Unfortunately, many motherboards (BIOSs?) won't initialise a PS/2 keyboard
> interface unless a keyboard is connected at boot time, so if you plug in a
> keyboard subsequently it won't work. Nothing the OS can do in this case (I
> believe), and yes it's a PITA.

Keyboard and mouse manufacturers usually give dire warnings about plugging
in PS/2 devices when the machine is powered up, maybe that's the reason

Received on Tue Sep 02 2003 - 02:18:43 UTC

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