Archive for February, 2009

DKVM-4U not recognising keyboard

Problems | Posted by epistasis
Feb 09 2009

I bought a D-Link 4 Port USB KVM switch (DKVM-4U) to switch between my servers in their newly installed Node Zero, but I am experiencing a problem with it. Basically, the mouse and video bits work fine, but as soon as you plug in a usb keyboard the unit stops responding and needs a complete reset.

I emailed D-Link with my problem and was surprised to hear that my KVM is not really a KVM. For a transcript of the emails look at:

The Snow

Other | Posted by epistasis
Feb 05 2009

Hope everybody is enjoying the snow. If you haven’t got any, then unlucky! Here’s an example of the snow fun I’ve been having!