Unable to unlock cryptsetup with external keyboard when using MODULES=dep

Bug #1531964 reported by Simon Déziel on 2016-01-07
This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
One Hundred Papercuts
initramfs-tools (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

In order to unlock my root FS using an external keyboard I need to add the following:


to /etc/initramfs-tools/modules. Otherwise, only the laptop's built-in keyboard works.

In LP: #229732, this was fixed by loading a few modules in the panic function. It seems the list of module could be augmented.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 16.04
Package: initramfs-tools 0.120ubuntu6
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 4.3.0-5.16-generic 4.3.3
Uname: Linux 4.3.0-5-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 2.19.3-0ubuntu2
Architecture: amd64
CurrentDesktop: Unity
Date: Thu Jan 7 14:08:51 2016
PackageArchitecture: all
SourcePackage: initramfs-tools
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

Simon Déziel (sdeziel) wrote :
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.

Changed in initramfs-tools (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
Changed in initramfs-tools (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Medium
Changed in hundredpapercuts:
importance: Undecided → Medium
status: New → Confirmed
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