keyboard probs

Warren Block wblock at
Thu Jun 26 17:26:21 PDT 2003

On Thu, 26 Jun 2003, K G wrote:

> Hello, i recently downloaded and installed freebsd and the only problem i
> get is with the keyboard.
> it works fine when i am typing my username, but it will not allow me to
> enter anything for a password, even the root password, nothing apears on
> screen just a while cursor block.

If your password appeared, someone watching over your shoulder would
know it.  Just type the password and press Enter without seeing it.

> i am running a toshiba laptop and everything else is working fine.

The keyboard works fine, too, or you wouldn't be able to type your

-Warren Block * Rapid City, South Dakota USA

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