Comment 3 for bug 23445

Chas Stewart (faramirtook) wrote :

I can also confirm this. I also think this is a kernel issue in USB 2 support. iMac G5 17" 1.8 GHz rev. a.
I think it's a kernel issue because the same thing happened to me when I was trying Gentoo. I thought it was just my crappy kernel
configuring skills, but apparently its not. It's not a problem with GDM or X because I could boot up, log in, and begin to emerge gnome. I
had tried to stop it, hitting ^C, but nothing would appear, and nothing would happen, but the output would keep scrolling across the screen.