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Re: caps-lock => numbers aren't printed !!



On 9 Jan 2004, Alain D'EURVEILHER<deurveia@esiee.fr> said:
> Nicolas ROMAN wrote:
>
>> le Fri, 09 Jan 2004 05:59:42 +0100 Alain D'EURVEILHER
>> <deurveia@esiee.fr> écrivait : 
>>> Hi,
>>>
>>> I don't know if this is specific to the Satellite Pro 4300
>>> series, and if it can be solved :
>>>
>>> When I lock the Caps on my laptop, pressing a key representing a
>>> number doesn't return the number in question. But other
>>> character.. I have an 'azerty' keyboard on it. And also, I
>>> configured the keyboard by "pc105" (even with pc102, it doesn't
>>> work).
>>>
>>> If you need to know more, please ask..
>>> thx.
>>>
>> It is the normal behaviour of CapsLock key under GNU/Linux, no ?
>> This way you can get É, È,À and Ç without juggling with 18
>> keys...
>> nicolasr
>
> If it is, I didn't know that.. I was expecting to have the numbers
> printed as it was under winXXX ! I didn't know it was due to the
> OS itself... But if it really is, ok, it seems like I don't have
> no choice but to accept it !
> (unless I could modify this..??!!)

Yes, give a try to xmodmap. Enclosed is a configuration to remove the
caps_lock key and rebind it to the most useful 'Undo/Redo' feature
(yeah I didn't use the caps_lock key before and now, a undo/redo is
most accessible :))

,----[ .xmodmap ]
| ! No Caps Lock
| remove Lock = Caps_Lock
| keysym Caps_Lock = Undo Redo
| keycode 115 = Super_L
| clear Mod4
| add Mod4 = Super_L
`----

zeDek
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