Mouse and Keyboard Stop Working After Starting Graphical Mode in Oracle Linux

(Doc ID 2034722.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 09, 2015

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.4 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [2.6.39] and later
Linux x86-64
Linux x86


After starting on graphical mode (Init 5) the keyboard and Mouse do not work on the graphical console.

Other methods not involving graphical interface work properly e.g. SSH connectivity or booting into Run level 3 (Init 3)


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