[kde-linux] keyboard freeze under 3.5.5

david gnome at hawaii.rr.com
Fri Dec 1 04:27:32 UTC 2006

Paul Kaplan wrote:
> On Thursday 30 November 2006 2:08 pm, david wrote:
>> Frank Reifenstahl wrote:
>>> just that happened to me. I identified vmware as culprit catching and
>>> holding keyboard input. Don't know if you're running vmware, but sounds
>>> at least like a similiar problem and maybe you run another non-KDE app
>>> misbehaving like that.
> I was running vmware, but even after killing vmware, the problem remained.  It 
> was clearly a corrupted file in ~/.kde.
>> I seem to recall encountering something like that (keyboard input not
>> working) about a year ago, except that it happened the moment the K
>> login screen came up. Before that appeared, the keyboard would work fine
>>   at GRUB and if I moused to the console login option. No VMWare
>> involved. Sorry, I don't remember what fixed it.

I'm recalling more. The problem was due to something wrong in one of the 
KDE libs. Doesn't fit with your problem.

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