cvs commit: src/sys/i386/conf GENERIC.hints
jhb at FreeBSD.org
Fri Apr 2 14:16:34 PST 2004
On Thursday 01 April 2004 05:19 pm, Alfred Perlstein wrote:
> * John Baldwin <jhb at FreeBSD.org> [040401 14:05] wrote:
> > On Thursday 01 April 2004 04:48 pm, Alfred Perlstein wrote:
> > > alfred 2004/04/01 13:48:31 PST
> > >
> > > FreeBSD src repository
> > >
> > > Modified files:
> > > sys/i386/conf GENERIC.hints
> > > Log:
> > > Fix booting with ps2 keyboards.
> > Please revert since you did not get adequate review or discussion for
> > this change.
> Actually we discussed this a long time ago.
> Previously the broken argument was:
> "hot swapping ps2 keyboards is bad, so let's screw data center people."
No, that's rather wrong. Plus, you can easily walk into a data center and
plug in a USB keyboard (which is designed for hotplug) and have it Just Work.
That is, until you broke it.
To paraphrase a Dilbert: "Here's a nickel kid, go buy yourself a better
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