FreeBSD 6.1-PRERELEASE & XFree86 4.5 or Xorg 6.8 - Unusable keyboard

Parv parv at
Sat Apr 8 16:17:17 UTC 2006

in message <20060408031153.GA14981 at holestein.holy.cow>,
wrote Parv thusly...
> I am having problem using keyboard under XFree86 4.5.0 (same thing
> in Xorg 6.8.x), running FreeBSD 6.1-PRERELEASE on Dell Inspiron
> 5000e laptop, ATI Rage 128 Mobility M3 card.  (With FreeBSD 4.11 &
> XFree86 4.3, i did not have any problem with the keyboard in X.)
> Problem with the keyboard is as soon as i press [Enter] (there are a
> few more keys) in xterm, X dies

I had tried two more iterations w/ kbdmux device (compiled in
kernel; first disabled, then enabled) w/ Xorg 6.9.0[0], still
resulting in [Enter] key causing death of X server.

[0] There was a problem in NFS install of XFree86 4.3 w/ some file
    not being available and/or incorrectly built.

  - Parv


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