Laptop keyboard does not work

karu.pruun karu.pruun at
Sat Apr 20 00:30:05 PDT 2024


The standard and preferred way now is to use the evdev input system.
This means you should use the libinput driver for both keyboard and
mouse. See the xorg.conf I attached to the previous email thread as an
example, it has both filled in with the libinput driver; you can just
copy them over into your xorg.conf. Also ensure you have the following
packages installed:

- libinput
- xf86-input-libinput
- libevdev
- py39-evdev

Note that you have a syntax error ("Keeyboard0" v "Keyboard0") in your




On Sat, Apr 20, 2024 at 7:58 AM Martin Ivanov <marto1980 at> wrote:
> Hello,
> After I installing  Dragonflybsd 6.4.0, my laptop keyboard does not work in X, I am using XFCE. dmesg recognizes my keyboard as:
> atkbdc0: Keyboard controller i8042 port 0x64,0x60 irq 1 on acpi0
> atkbd0: AT Keyboard irq 1 on atkbdc0
> In my xorg.conf, I have:
> Section "ServerLayout"
> InputDevice "Keeyboard0" "CoreKeyboard"
> EndSection
> Section "InputDevice"
> Identifier "Keyboard0"
> Driver "kbd"
> EndSection
> Any suggestions will be appreciated.
> Best regards,
> Martin

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