USB Keyboard / Dell Optiplex 745 / FreeBSD 6.2

Nico -telmich- Schottelius nico-freebsd-questions at
Tue Jul 24 10:44:59 UTC 2007

Reid Linnemann [Fri, Jul 20, 2007 at 10:32:48AM -0500]:
> I've never know what causes this, but in single user mode some USB 
> keyboards on some systems refuse to work. I myself work on an Optiplex 
> GX270 that exhibits the same behavior. You can get around it easily enough 
> though; at the loader, set hint.atkbd0.disabled=1 and then boot, the 
> problem should go away.

Does not work here, I gave up with this dell beast and I am using
another old pc for testing.


Think about Free and Open Source Software (FOSS).

PGP: BFE4 C736 ABE5 406F 8F42  F7CF B8BE F92A 9885 188C
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 189 bytes
Desc: Digital signature
Url :

More information about the freebsd-questions mailing list