Re: Keyboard issues on a rev A iMac YDL 1.2??? (Newbie)

Subject: Re: Keyboard issues on a rev A iMac YDL 1.2??? (Newbie)
From: Adam Barrow (
Date: Mon Oct 22 2001 - 17:57:47 MDT

My mistake - soo sorry! It was working in runlevel 1 (which had previously
had a bad key mapping) but not in anything else. Does that make my problem
more obvious?

Thanks again,

on 10/22/01 15:22, Jim Cole wrote from

> Adam Barrow's bits of Mon, 22 Oct 2001 translated to:
>> some messing around got the keyboard mapping to work correctly in the
>> console (after removing the loadkeys section from rc.sysinit) - but only
>> when I boot at runlevel 2! If I try and boot into any higher runlevel, the
>> keyboard mapping is all wrong - like ? becomes space and k becomes enter
> Hi - Are you sure that you can't get to runlevel 3 without the
> key mapping becoming trashed? My understanding is that the
> difference between 2 and 3 is very small, involving only a bit of
> network functionality; nothing that should involve keymaps. Just
> checking since not being able to go from 2 to 3 is very different
> from not being able to go from 3 to 5.
> Jim

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