Singlemode broken with USB keyboard
mayday at gmx.net
Tue Sep 6 08:59:18 PDT 2005
On Tuesday 06 September 2005 17:55, Erik Norgaard wrote:
> I am upgrading a system FBSD 5.4 to 6.0. I had tried to install 6.0
> BETA2 but it failed because the USB keyboard was not found. The PC is a
> new Dell, it has no other connections for keyboard than USB so I can't
> just use a legacy keyboard.
> Now I downloaded the source, made world and kernel and installed kernel
> and was ready to go into single user mode and install world. But, the
> keyboard was not found and my only choice was to reboot.
> So, where do I go from here? Is there somehow I can configure single
> user mode? Or is it a safe to install world in multiuser mode?
> Thanks, Erik
If there is no other user besides you on the machine, close all programs and
make installworld in multiuser. Worked many times for me. Should be okay.
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