IBM x3655: FBSD 7.0-SNAP 200704 USB keyboard problems

Bakul Shah bakul at
Fri Apr 27 23:56:10 UTC 2007

> seems I do have a typical problem and don't know how to solv it.
> I try to install FreeBSD 7.0-CURRENT SNAP 200704 for AMD64 on IBM x3655 
> with two Opteron 22XX CPUs. The ISO CD1 boots well and keyboard reacts 
> with the beastie-menu, but after booting into installation menu (showing 
> up keyboard layout) keyboard (USB) is not usuable anymore.
> Please, can anyone tell me hw to solve this problem?

I ran into a similar problem with a dell machine & 6.2.  What
worked finally was to move its keyboard to a different usb
port.  Try that and let us know if it works!

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