[Ubuntu-SG] Help! No mouse no keyboard!

Maung Myat Thu @ Billy Aung Myint billy at ubuntu.sg
Sat Oct 11 03:28:14 BST 2008


Thats why I never upgrade till at least 1 month later .. :P

On Sat, 2008-10-11 at 10:19 +0800, Rykel™ (Aen™) wrote:
> I tried that, didn't work.
> 
> I now remember what happened... my upgrade manager was doing some
> "cleaning up" (ie. ldconfig or something) but the "Restart your PC"
> icon was in the Notification Area and I just rebooted my system
> accordingly.
> 
> Tada! There goes the mouse and keyboard.  hehee   : )
> 
> The funny thing is - I could use the keyboard properly when I switch
> to the commandline virtual screens, so I knew something in my xorg has
> borked.
> 
> Anyway, I went for a fresh format & reinstall so no more problem
> already.
> 
> Thanks gang!!
> 
> 
> 
> Best Regards,
> 
> Rykel™
> +65 8400 2102 (Singapore)
> 
> 
> 
> 
> 2008/10/11 Kelvin Quee <kq at kquee.com>
>         Eh, check your xorg.conf.
>         
>         If it looks wrong, do a -
>         
>         dpkg-reconfigure xserver-xorg
>         
>         Kelvin Quee
>         +65 9177 3635
>         
>         http://kquee.com/contact
>         
>         
>         
>         
>         
>         Rykel™ (Aen™) wrote:
>                 Guys,
>                 
>                 I am not sure what's happening but yesterday Ubuntu
>                 did an upgrade and
>                 next thing I know is, my mouse and keyboard no longer
>                 works...   :(
>                 
>                 Without them, I cannot even diagnose the problem...
>                 but curiously, I
>                 can go into the virtual screens using just Alt-F1~F6
>                 (instead of
>                 Ctrl-Alt-F1~F6)... so perhaps I can solve the problems
>                 through the
>                 commandline.
>                 
>                 Thank you for helping!
>                 
>                  
> 
> 




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