Single user mode keyboard garbage and unexpected softupdate inconsistency

Erik Wikström erik-wikstrom at
Fri Jan 5 01:52:57 PST 2007

On 2007-01-05 07:45, Petr Janda wrote:

Sepherosa Ziehau wrote:
On 1/5/07, Petr Janda <elekktretterr at> wrote:
Ive been encountering a strange bug. When I get to single user mode and
when it asks about hitting enter to choose /bin/sh as shell, upon
hitting enter i get garbage on  the screen, this is not just the enter
key but all keys including Esc produce different garbage making the
single user mode utterly useless.
>>> My keyboard is:
>>> ukbd0: Logitech USB Receiver, rev 1.10/30.07, addr 3, iclass 3/1
>>> kbd1 at ukbd0
Will this be useful to you?

> It didnt help. I tried
> hint.atkbd.0.flags="0x1" and
> hint.atkbd.1.flags="0x1"
Just a thought but it shouldn't be hint.ukbd.0.flags="0x1"?

Erik Wikström

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