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Old 06-18-2005, 10:34 AM   #1
wildcat22
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Wireless Keyboard Issue


I'm trying to install Gentoo (plenty of issues there for another thread), I have a MS Wireless Keyboard. As I'm typing, after only a couple keystrokes, I get the following message:

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atkbd.c: Unknown key released (translated set 2, code 0x81 on isa0060/serio0).
atkbd.c: Use 'setkeycodes e001 <keycode>' to make it known.
I know the problem isn't that it doesn't recognize the keys, but maybe that I'm pressing more than one key at a time? Whatever the reason, it's really annoying, and I'm wondering if there is a way to just suppress the error message.

Thanks.
 
Old 08-04-2005, 12:02 PM   #2
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I am having the same problem, what i did for now is plug in a wired keyboard and mouse for now so I can use linux. maybe some dirvers or modules need to be installed? still looking into the issue. i'll post updates if I find anything
 
Old 08-08-2005, 08:59 PM   #3
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Good luck...

All I can think of is to hunt it down in the kernel and fix it there.
For the moment I'm very disgruntled with lousy programming...one of these days soon I'll take a shot at it.
 
  


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