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Old 02-21-2003, 07:50 AM   #1
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USB cable modem kills usb keyboard


I have a toshiba PCX1100U cable modem and RedHat Beta (phoebe). The modem is hooked up to my PC via USB so I can use my ethernet port for my LAN. I know linux can't use the USB modem, but when I boot with the modem plugged into a USB port, my USB keyboard doesn't work. Is there some way I can fix this so I don't have to unplug the modem everytime I want to boot linux? Like maybe disabling the usb port the modem is connected to?

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Old 02-22-2003, 06:47 AM   #2
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Or try Red Hat 8.0.
 
  


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