booting with usb keyboard hangs system

Alexander Polakov polachok at
Thu May 12 05:23:50 PDT 2011

* Babu Chaliyath <babu.chaliyath at> [110512 11:02]:
> Ooops sorry for the goof up with SMP, yes its my mistake as I was
> selecting wrong option I did try to boot with smp but no use, Did a
> verbose booting with your suggested option set in the boot loader set
> hint.ehci.0.disabled="1"  but I am still stuck at the same issue of
> usb keyboard going dead with following last lines of the verbose boot
> process when booting from CD
> atkbdc0.isa0.isab0.pci0.pcib0.acpi0.nexus0.root0
> atkbdc0: <Keyboard controller (i8042)> [tentative] at port 0x60, 0x64 on isa0
> atkbd0.atkbdc0.isa0.isab0.pci0.pcib0.acpi0.nexus0.root0
> atkbd0: <AT Keyboard> [tentative] flags 0x1 irq 1 on atkbdc0

Doesn't look very usb'ish, does it? I guess it's your BIOS emulating an
AT keyboard, try checking your CMOS configuration for related settings.

Alexander Polakov |

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