[LinuxBIOS] PS2 keyboard not working on ASUS A8N5X ( K8/CK804/IT8712F)

Carl-Daniel Hailfinger c-d.hailfinger.devel.2006 at gmx.net
Fri Aug 17 22:28:34 CEST 2007

On 17.08.2007 18:50, Marc Jones wrote:
> Robert Millan wrote:
>> On Thu, Aug 16, 2007 at 05:32:07PM -0600, Marc Jones wrote:
>>> I assume you have a good reason, but why are you changing the it8712f 
>>> pnp device numbers? I am not positive how this works, but I think 
>>> changing 2e.0 to 2e.7 means that you are trying to program the it8712f 
>>> logical device 7 with floppy settings.
>>> http://www.tranzistoare.ro/datasheets/1150/495234_DS.pdf
>> The changes were mostly part of the patch Uwe sent me (for his slightly
>> different board).  I also changed keyboard (s/2e.5/2e.a/), midi (s/2e.8/2e.b/)
>> and game port (s/2e.9/2e.c/) while trying to match with lspnp output:
>>   00:0a PNP0303 IBM enhanced keyboard (101/102-key, PS/2 mouse support)
>>   00:0b PNPb006 MPU401 compatible
>>   00:0c PNPb02f Joystick/Game port
>> Is this correct?
> I guess Uwe would need to answer this. I must not understand it correctly.

Exactly what superio model do you have?

> Interesting that the SIO serial interrupt works and the the keyboard one 
> doesn't. I am not sure what that means.

Yes, but serial loses continuous runs of characters. That might be a
problem on the receiving side, though.


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