Failure to get past a PCI bridge

Polytropon freebsd at
Thu May 28 16:41:56 UTC 2009

On Thu, 28 May 2009 16:24:00 +0200, Josef Moellers <josef.moellers at> wrote:
> The install kernel then boots properly and reaches the "Country Selection".
> At that point, no keyboard input is accepted. An optical mouse is off, 
> so I assume the keyboard to be off, too.

Not neccessarily. Check the blinkenlights with caps lock,
num lock and scroll lock (if present).

If optical mouse doesn't have any light, it's nearly obvious
that it doesn't get power from the USB port. This doesn't
need to imply that the keyboard is off, too.

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Happy FreeBSD user since 4.0
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