Keyboard Not Working On Ubuntu 10.04
Christian Collins (s-chriscollins) wrote on 2010-05-04: #63 Hi Christoph, I tried your suggestion (fellow Inspiron 2650 user here), but it didn't seem to help anything. Trimmed using platinum natural leather and also metallic equipment. Thanks for using VMware! -Josh Joshua Kwan (joshk) wrote on 2010-04-08: #44 As a side comment for developers, perhaps console-setup should not accept preseeding of invalid output and do db_fset $question I tried the next hints I found in different discussions to this topic, but no result: 1. http://sparcweb.net/keyboard-not/keyboard-not-working-during-ubuntu-install.php
My vmware setup might be slightly different than others in that I upgraded today from fully up to date Karmic 64bit to Lucid 64bit using update-manager -d. I get RBU Bios Update not supported on this system Hope someone can track this down and fix it permanently. To answer your questions with a yes/no list - always the same motherboard (Intel Atom desktop board), using different input devices: A) Logitech DiNovo Bluetooth USB Keyboard with trackpad 1. Related Posts KDE 4.0.1 and Ubuntu Packages Have Been Released What’s Been Bugging you in Ubuntu 8.10?
English” #XKBOPTIONS=”” XKBMODEL=”pc105″ XKBLAYOUT=”us” XKBVARIANT=”” XKBOPTIONS=”” Craig R Watson I am really trying to embrace ubuntu, I love the concept, and the great community out there, but some of this stuff English", which happen to get into /etc/default/console-setup in some cases like the VMWare automatic installer. (LP: #548891) [ Christopher James Halse Rogers ] * Update 122_xext_fix_card32_overflow_in_xauth.patch to most recent version on That means that you do have keyboard in that mode & there are no seriously misconfigured packages. > >> On Fri, Sep 10, 2010 at 4:05 PM, NoOp >> Are you
It was not an issue until Lucid for us (I did note that someone saw this with Karmic, but I have to verify that myself.) We've fixed the erroneous preseed of I found that commenting and uncommenting the GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT="quiet splash" line made the fault reproducible every time. No keyboard issues at all in the gdm login screen. My guess would be that the question wasn't shown somehow in the installer, which leads to the debconf database having this "SKIP" value.
The workaround for my situation remains as per comment #50. share|improve this answer answered Feb 27 '15 at 10:10 Cyrille 1112 add a comment| protected by Community♦ Apr 10 '15 at 13:51 Thank you for your interest in this question. Throw a prompt if we get an undefined layout type. https://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1570881 Why is looping over find's output bad practice?
On one computer it worked after the upgrade from karmic. Interestingly, i only built this machine today and only had this problem once i updated the machine. Dale Keys Thank you…. can you enter characters when you select "other user", or can you click on the lower-right power icon and select menu entries with the cursor keys?
Rafal-maj-it (rafal-maj-it) wrote on 2010-05-18: #70 Confirmed on 2 computers: USB keyboard and USB mouse on a PC, built-in keyboard, and USB mouse on a laptop. https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-users/2010-September/228004.html Appears to be bug 555169. From the safe mode I can choose options like booting to root console in order to run updates (I am completely up-to-date as of April 5) and do other keyboard tasks in X Anybody with the same list as Joan sets the bugs status as confirmed, please.
Affecting: xserver-xorg-input-keyboard (Ubuntu) Filed here by: Juan Rivera When: 2010-04-04 Completed: 2011-03-17 Target Distribution Baltix BOSS Juju Charms Collection Elbuntu Guadalinex Guadalinex Edu Kiwi Linux nUbuntu PLD Linux Tilix tuXlab Ubuntu More about the author Tricks such as: startx /usr/bin/xterm -geometry 1680x1050 -- vt12 & sleep 10; chvt 7 (where 1680x1050 is my laptop display geometry) This would switch back to a non-X virtual console, from My keyboard works again in lucid lynx running on vmware 7.1 Thank you. EvNix Very good article , but i never faced this problem but my thanks in advance i myself dont know what i am saying ryan the screen keyboard appeared for a
I could restart X from another terminal using "sudo /etc/init.d/gdm restart" and log in again.I wonder whether Ctrl-Alt-Backspace would restart the session? Yaron (sh-yaron) wrote on 2010-05-04: #65 The acpi=off trick works magically, thanks Seth! If you are facing the same problem with your Ubuntu Installation on VMware, then you can feel my situation at that time. http://sparcweb.net/keyboard-not/keyboard-for-pc-not-working.php noapic - The computer works fine (almost), no freezes whatsoever and I get my 2 CPUs working, everything is just peachy until I press the Print Screen/SysRq key, then there are
To do that you just need to stop at your GRUB Menu when your computer is booting and scroll down to an older kernel and boot Ubuntu with the older kernel Sebastian Bator (eremit7) on 2010-04-10 description: updated Changed in linux (Ubuntu): status: Confirmed → Incomplete Sebastian Bator (eremit7) wrote on 2010-04-10: #19 Can one or two of you please provide the Related Posted in Computers, kubuntu, Linux, open source, ubuntu, virtualization « Short Lower Merion webcam caseupdate Lower Merion School District - The price ofcomplacency » Responses […] had issues in a
I stopped it before running the skeleton of the vm and things worked fine.
dmi.bios.version: A13 dmi.board.name: Inspiron 2650 dmi.board.vendor: Dell Computer Corporation dmi.board.version: None dmi.chassis.asset.tag: No Asset Tag dmi.chassis.type: 1 dmi.chassis.vendor: Dell Computer Corporation dmi.chassis.version: N/A dmi.modalias: dmi:bvnPHOENIXTECHNOLOGIESLTD.:bvrA13:bd03/23/2004:svnDellComputerCorporation:pnInspiron2650:pvrRevisionA0:rvnDellComputerCorporation:rnInspiron2650:rvrNone:cvnDellComputerCorporation:ct1:cvrN/A: dmi.product.name: Inspiron 2650 dmi.product.version: Revision A0 Subscribing... Juan Rivera (jrivera86) wrote on 2010-04-05: #4 Hi eremit7: I can't recall which packages were updated, except that it was a big update and the kernel was updated to the version But anyway, let's fix it properly.
After powering off and restarting, the keyboard is not responding again. The i386 build will be available in some 30 minutes, the amd64 variant will unfortunately take another two hours, due to PPA builders being clogged. It offers faster boot time, ext4 support, and many other minor updates and tweaks that makes the system better. news If I leave it uncommented but add acpi=off as follows GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT="quiet splash acpi=off" it also works but has the disadvantage it turns off the acpi which takes away some functionality.
System is a Lenovo T61 laptop. I love jaunty when it works! Thanks Eremit7 tags: added: lucid jhansonxi (jhansonxi) wrote on 2010-04-09: #18 I tried -17, -16, and -15. It just happened actually!
affects: gdm (Ubuntu) → console-setup (Ubuntu) Changed in console-setup (Ubuntu): assignee: Martin Pitt (pitti) → Canonical Foundations Team (canonical-foundations) status: Incomplete → New description: updated Changed in console-setup (Ubuntu): importance: Undecided No 4. I’ve lost Desktop effects tho’. –Martín Marconcini May 3 '10 at 12:14 You should change the title to say "Ubuntu 10.4 doesn't accept keyboard input at the login screen Yes 2.
Keyboard and mouse should be working again. Edit bug mail Other bug subscribers Subscribe someone else Patches proposed debdiff (edit) Add patch Bug attachments Apt history.log for updates applied on 3/26/2010 (edit) Dmesg output from VM (edit) Xorg.log.tar.gz Andrei hey thx a lot for the post … i had the same problem but now it worked 😀 Eric The actual fix is here: connect-utb.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=365:keyboard-not-working-with-ubuntu-1004-in-vmware-fusion&catid=36:technology what you describe is useful Pingback: Keyboard problem in VMPlayer with Ubuntu Lucid Lynx 10.04 on Windows « Ranganathg's Blog() tony had the same issue too, figured it out on my own … got here
On rescue boot + resume (no X, just console) it freezes too (few seconds after login prompt) => not an X issue On rescue boot + failsafeX everything works fine On Reply Anonymous says: February 10, 2012 at 5:43 am CTRL + ALT + F3 Reply Leave a Reply Click here to cancel reply. On a suggestion from irc://irc.freenode.net/#xorg, I upgraded to latest available kernel. VMWare Player 3.0.1 build-227600 Host OS: Windows XP SP3 (32-bit) Guest OS: Ubuntu 10.04 Beta (64-bit), Kernel 2.6.32-17-generic It may be helpful for the developer if the others chime in with
This would help determine if there is more than one bug here. Oh, and yes I'm a real person LOL. First of all, sorry about this problem. sudo dpkg-reconfigure console-setup fixed it for me.
in grub 2. I installed the NVidia restricted drivers, then went to System->Administration->X Server Settings->X Server Display Configuration->Save to X Configuration File I received a message saying it could not parse the current file If you're experiencing their bug with your system, be sure to report it so that a solution can be found as quickly as possible. I powered off the laptop again then restarted and selected -19 recovery in Grub and the keyboard worked.nt