Grub wont boot Windows?

taharka res00vl8 at alltel.net
Thu Dec 28 21:02:16 UTC 2006


How do,

On Thu, 2006-12-28 at 15:46 -0500, Tom Horsley wrote:
> On Thu, 28 Dec 2006 14:53:36 -0500
> Bob Goodwin <bobgoodwin at wildblue.net> wrote:
> 
> > Which looks ok to me.  However when I get the splashscreen that asks to "press any key"
> > nothing happens?  I can press Enter or the Space Bar and it ignores the keyboard and contiues
> > conting down until the FC6 boot process begins.
> 
> That sounds more like the keyboard isn't working than like grub has
> a problem. If it is a usb keyboard, I think grub can't talk to it
> without BIOS support for usb keyboards.

Did you miss the following part of his post?

>The user [not me] had plugged the keyboard into the ps2 mouse
>connector. The mouse was connected to a usb port.  The keyboard would
>not work until FC6 booted after which everything appeared to work
>normally.  Once the proper connections were restored things returned to
>normal.

>Thanks for the response.

>Bob Goodwin

taharka

Lexington, Kentucky U.S.A.





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