lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2003]   [Feb]   [7]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
Date
From
SubjectRe: [2.5.50] Keyboard dying

> > > > After some X <-> back switches keyboard stops doing anything.
> > > > 2.5.50 + preempt enabled, X 4.2.1-debian-unstable.
> > > >
> > > > showkey started using gpm tells that the keys actually are pressed and
> > > > processed by the kernel.
> > > > Although even alt+sysrq+whatever do not make any effect.
> > >
> > > Can you disable preempt and see if you have the same problem.
> >
> > After some days of testing all seems fine. So preempt must be the trigger.
>
> The VT console system is totally not preempt safe. Everything is global.
> I finished most of the work to make a preempt safe VT console system but
> that will not go in this developement cycle.

Same bug in 2.5.59/preempt.

regards, Serge Kosyrev aka Samium Gromoff

-
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@vger.kernel.org
More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html
Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/

\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 13:33    [W:0.063 / U:6.684 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site