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Re: rebooted again, stretch losing keyboard but keyboard and batteries in it ae good




On Saturday 25 May 2019 03:48:18 pm Felix Miata wrote:

> Gene Heskett composed on 2019-05-25 12:30 (UTC-0400):
> > Unforch, and this machine has been rebooted by hpfax several times
> > since I put all that in /e/sysctl.conf. And a cat of the dozen or so
> > subdirs in /proc/sys/net/ipv6 has all the disable-ipv6's set to 1
> > right now.
> >
> > Can you explain this? Looks like it worked, but if configure is
> > checking that, its not doing as it should. I still see a yes go by
> > when it checks for ipv6 connectivity.
> >
> > And I just had to reboot, the keyboard died, but its been swapped
> > and the batteries are brand new. But the mouse is still alive.
> >
> > I'm stumped.
>
> I'm stumped too, over what the problem is that remains since you added
> ipv6.disable=1 to your cmdline. Are you saying ipv6.disable=1 and
> keyboard function are incompatible?
>
No, I don't believe there is a connection.

> I don't boot Stretch much any more. When I boot Buster with
> ipv6.disable=1 on cmdline, the only ipv6 in dmesg is in two kernel
> cmdline regurgitations.

When buster is officially stable, I will upgrade. Thats what, another 
week?


Cheers, Gene Heskett
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