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Old 09-04-2003, 11:40 AM   #1
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Unhappy Keyboard Locks up at boot screen

My keyboard locks up at the boot screen and I cant get anything I have a gateway with an AMD Athlon 733 and my keyboard is a multifunction keyboard and I am running Mandrake 9.1. Can anyone help. I want to run windows XP and Mandrake. I had the same problem with 9.0 and I thought 9.1 would have fix the problem.

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Old 09-04-2003, 03:46 PM   #2
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Is it a graphical boot screen? Could be a video card problem.

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Old 09-05-2003, 08:23 AM   #3
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Keyboard locks up at boot screen

It's a graphical boot screen and I don't think its a video card problem everything loads fine and when I get to the screen I click linux and it says press enter to continue setup but my keyboards not responding.
Old 09-06-2003, 01:05 AM   #4
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Is it a USB keyboard? I'm not sure if USB keyboard support is turned on by default in stock kernels...

I'm not clear; have you already installed Mandrake, or are you in the process of trying to install it?


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