Re: Keyboard/mouse lockup... again

From: Sean Hunter (
Date: Wed Mar 15 2000 - 08:25:32 EST

This has happened to me since late 2.1.x, so I don't thing my problem
is exactly new. IIRC Pavel Machek did some work on this, so he may
have cooked up a patch, but I'm not sure.

I've pruned the cc list to save Linus' time.


On Tue, Mar 14, 2000 at 01:52:13PM -0800, Jeremy Fitzhardinge wrote:
> On 12-Mar-00 Sean Hunter wrote:
> > I reported this a while ago. It is caused by gpm. If you start gpm
> > after boot, it works fine. If you log in via the net and kill gpm,
> > you get your keyboard back.
> These are the exact symptoms I get. I haven't tried anything more recent than
> about 2.3.42, but I'm about to. I don't use any cardbus cards.
> J

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