Re: XF86Config-4 on thinkpad 570 ("pipe" sign doesnt work)
Martin Theiss wrote:
> Hi Sergiy, *,
> Sergiy wrote:
> Ever tried this:
> --- SNIP [/etc/X11/XF86Config-4] ---
> Section "InputDevice"
> Identifier "Generic Keyboard"
> Driver "keyboard"
> Option "CoreKeyboard"
> Option "XkbRules" "xfree86"
> Option "XkbModel" "pc105"
> Option "XkbLayout" "de"
> # Option "XkbVariant" "nodeadkeys"
> --- SNIP ---
> This is what xserver-xfree86 tells a user during configuration. Look at the
> section "pc102"/"pc105"...
> --- SNIP [/var/lib/dpkg/info/xserver-xfree86.templates] ---
> Template: xserver-xfree86/config/inputdevice/keyboard/model
> Type: string
> Description: Please select your keyboard model.
> For the X server to handle your keyboard correctly, a keyboard model must be
> entered. Available models depend on which XKB rule set is in use.
> The "pc101" keyboard is a traditional IBM PC/AT style keyboard with 101 keys,
> historically common in the United States. It does not have the "logo" or
> "menu" keys.
> The "pc104" keyboard is like the pc101 model, with additional keys. These
> keys are usually engraved with a "logo" symbol (there is typically a pair of
> these, between each set of control and alt keys), and a "menu" key.
> The "pc102" and "pc105" models are versions of the pc101 and pc104 keyboards,
> respectively, often found in Europe. If your keyboard has a "< >" key (a
> single key engraved with both the less-than and greater-than symbols), you
> likely have a "pc102" or "pc105" model; if you choose "pc101" or "pc104"
> instead, your "< >" key might not work.
> The "macintosh" model is for Macintosh keyboards where the kernel and console
> tools use the new input layer which uses Linux keycodes; "macintosh_old" is
> for Macintosh keyboard users who are not using the new input layer.
> All of the above models use the "xfree86" rule set.
> The "type4" and "type5" models are for Sun Type4 and Type5 keyboards,
> respectively. These models can only be used if the "sun" XKB rule set is in
> Laptop keyboards often do not have as many keys as standalone models; laptop
> users should select the keyboard model most closely approximated by the
> Advanced users can use any model defined by the selected XKB rule set. If
> the xlibs package has been unpacked, see the /etc/X11/xkb/rules directory for
> available rule sets.
> Users of U.S. English keyboards should generally enter "pc104".
> --- SNIP ---
Thanks, I've read the /var/lib/dpkg/info/xserver-xfree86.templates file.
My "<>|" key is working right now =)
It works with this two XKbModel's, but the last one is the right one (I
dont have any Logo-keys)
Option "XkbModel" "pc106"
Option "XkbModel" "pc103"