Re: laptop w/ external keyboard misprint FYI

From: Pavel Machek (
Date: Tue Jul 01 2003 - 11:26:05 EST


> Kernel 2.5.73, first time I've used an external keyboard
> When I plug my external Logitech keyboard into my laptop, (shared
> keyboard/mouse port), dmesg output indicates a generic mouse was
> attached instead of a keyboard. The keyboard works, it's just the
> dmesg info that's inaccurate.

Well, you have plugged keyboard into
*mouse* port. Its small miracle it works ;), and
it probably will not work in LILO. You
should use Y cabel and plug keyboard there.

Written on sharp zaurus, because my Velo1 broke. If you have Velo you don't need...

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