Keyboard unusable after domain logons

Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton lkcl at
Fri Sep 5 19:18:30 GMT 1997

On Fri, 5 Sep 1997, Bob Franklin wrote:

> Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton <lkcl at> wrote:
> > is anyone else experiencing keyboard lockup from w95 after a domain logon 
> > user logs out from a samba server?  is anyone using 1.9.17 for domain 
> > logons _not_ experiencing keyboard lockup?
> Hi,
> I've been having exactly the same problem for months, with 1.9.16, too.  
> I don't know what causes it.  However, one odd observation is that the 
> problem started after I changed by keyboard from a US one to a UK one.
> When I played around with the keyboard configuration, I found that the 
> problem only happened with the UK keymap (I didn't try anything 
> else). When I switched back to the US keymap, the problem went away!

AH HA!  that's _exactly_ what happened to one of my clients!

> Go figure!

hm.  so what happens if you disable profiles in the control panel | 
passwords, then install a uk keyboard map, _then_ re-enable profiles?

>   - Bob
> P.S.  I'm using the original W95 upgrade; not the OEM2 or anything else 
> 'odd'.

and i'm on the original "floppy disk" version.


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