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Re: [SLE] How to make SuSE 9.1 NOT search for a keyboard, but just activate one? [SOLVED]
  • From: Pieter Hulshoff <phulshof@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 12 May 2004 06:21:21 +0200
  • Message-id: <200405120621.21163.phulshof@xxxxxxxxx>
On Tuesday 11 May 2004 23:56, GarUlbricht7@xxxxxxxxxxxx wrote:
> > A possible source for this problem might be /etc/rc.d/kbd.
> > Does anyone know how I can make SuSE just accept a keyboard
> > in stead of probing for one?
> If you want to disable the scan at boot-up,
> just issue an 'insserv -r hwscan'.

The problem wasn't so much in the hwscan as it was in the non-standardness of
the keyboardmapper of the arcade controller. I just managed to get it to work
late last night by using the i8042.dumbkbd kernel parameter (thanx to a tip
on the xmame mailinglist).


Pieter Hulshoff

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