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SubjectRe: 2.6 not cat proof
On Wed, 26 Nov 2003, bert hubert wrote:

> This bug has been seen here over eight years ago and it is back.. linux
> 2.6.0-test4 is still not cat proof :-)
> I found my cat asleep on the warm laptop, it is winter here, and the
> keyboard was dead. Mouse still works, but I had to reboot before I could use
> the keyboard again. Restarting X, which I could do with the mouse, did not
> help.

Interesting, I must have different config options, my keyboard is fine, if
I tap the spacebar with my cat on my lap he b <-(cat spaces) will insert
one or more spaces for me. If I don't trim his nails he may insert nearby
characters as well.
> But I'm willing to live with this problem :-) Not sure if I want to debug
> this, my previous laptop turned out to be filled with hair too. She never
> lies on the keyboard when I'm at home!
> Thought you'd want to know,

Nice to know I'm not the only person silly about his cat ;-)

bill davidsen <>
CTO, TMR Associates, Inc
Doing interesting things with little computers since 1979.

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