Special keys without keycodes?
David Poisson <email@example.com> writes:
> I have a Dell Inspiron 4100 and I was wondering if anyone had figured
> out how to get the "E" button (next to the power button) to work by
> launching a program of your choice?
I've got a laptop (Compaq Evo N160; http://repose.cx/n160 for a page on mind))
that has a number of these special buttons up the top as well. Two of them -
the volume buttons - produce valid keycodes which I can rebind and use. There's
another four, however, which don't generate any keycodes - hitting them when
running xev generates no output at all.
I'm guessing these buttons need to be controlled via ACPI or similar. Has
anyone looked into getting them working?
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