[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

/etc/X11/Xmodmap re-revisited



[debian-x: I'm following up a thread on -powerpc]

Actually, I've decided to do the sensible (?) thing and identify the
keycodes by keyboard model rather than the machine architecture.  One way
or another you can probably manage to plug a PC keyboard into just about
anything, so it doesn't make much sense to refer to it as an "i386"
keyboard.

Comments?  Suggestions?

-- 
G. Branden Robinson            |     There's nothing an agnostic can't do
Debian GNU/Linux               |     if he doesn't know whether he believes
branden@ecn.purdue.edu         |     in it or not.
roger.ecn.purdue.edu/~branden/ |     -- Graham Chapman
! /etc/X11/Xmodmap
!
! global Xmodmap file -- used by both xdm and xinit (startx)

! keycode and keysym remapping should generally be used only if the X
! server does not use the XKEYBOARD extension (i.e., there is a uncommented
! line "XkbDisable" in the keyboard section of /etc/X11/XF86Config)

! PC keyboard
! keycode 22 = BackSpace
! keycode 107 = Delete

! Amiga keyboard
! keycode 73 = BackSpace
! keycode 78 = Delete

! Macintosh (ADB) keyboard
! keycode 59 = BackSpace
! keycode 125 = Delete

! Sun keyboard
! keycode 50 = BackSpace
! keycode 73 = Delete

Attachment: pgp5SzU5CWf2b.pgp
Description: PGP signature


Reply to: