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Re: does the Debian Keyboard Configuration Project still exist?



On Tue, Dec 08, 1998 at 10:47:02PM -0500, James A. Treacy wrote:
> Aren't keycodes keyboard dependent? I thought it was better to specify
> keysyms when possible.

Uh, yes.

DESCRIPTION
       The xmodmap program is used to edit and display  the  key­
       board  modifier  map  and  keymap  table  that are used by
       client  applications  to  convert  event   keycodes   into
       keysyms.

Xmodmap (or, preferably, XKB) are what get those keyboard-dependent scan
codes mapped to keysyms in the first place.

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