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 From:  "Lee Sharp" <leesharp at hal dash pc dot org>
 To:  <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Beta 1.3b2: "Keyboard: No" Error Causes Mono to not boot after upgrade
 Date:  Wed, 27 Dec 2006 10:23:39 -0600
From: "James W. McKeand" <james at mckeand dot biz>

> This may be way off base, but does the machine normally boot without the
> keyboard. Could the machine's bios be set to "halt on keyboard error"? I
> remember a series of Compaqs that would not boot at all without a
> keyboard.

As he said these were upgrades, the probably worked before.  This is the 
second time a keyboard detect problem has come up, and Manual has allready 
said it is gone in the next release.  (Might end up a user selectable 
switch)

Also, on those old Compaqs, there is a program "no_f1.com" that will disable 
the keyboard check. It can be found at 
ftp://ftp.compaq.com/pub/softpaq/sp0501-1000/SP0667.ZIP