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Fw: Re: changed to "keyboard_sends_linux_keycodes"



sorry ... this should go here, too ...

EMail from Michel Dänzer <michdaen@iiic.ethz.ch> to Michael Flaig <mflaig@uni.de> with message <3B895B28.60D2912A@iiic.ethz.ch>
On Sun, 26 Aug 2001 22:25:12 +0200 Michel Dänzer wrote:

> Michael Flaig wrote:
> > 
> > EMail from Michel Dänzer <michdaen@iiic.ethz.ch> to Michael Flaig <mflaig@uni.de> with message <3B8955FC.491C5078@iiic.ethz.ch>
> > On Sun, 26 Aug 2001 22:03:08 +0200 Michel Dänzer wrote:
> > 
> > > Michael Flaig wrote:
> > >
> > > > Have a problem. I changed from macintosh to linux keycodes. My Problem
> > > > now is "at" "pipe" etc. I´m using qwertz german nodeadkeys in console
> > > > and X11 . Same problem.
> > > >
> > > > How can I fix this ? Is the keymap in console-data 0.7.7 broken ?
> > > >
> > > > this is a big problem because i can´t work with the machine without "at"
> > > > and "pipe". I think it´s a problem with the Alt Key.
> > > >
> > > > Alt is now Alt but the 3rd modify of the < key doesn´t work. Same to Q
> > > > and others. And the _old_ Alt was the Apple Key between Alt and
> > > > Spacebar.
> > >
> > > Are you using the Apple USB variant?
> > 
> > No but I have tested with USB variant ... same bad keymap  ?!  :-(
> 
> At least 'alt' should be on the Apple key again. I've quickly tested it, I got
> @ with option-L .

i thougt with keymap_sends_linux_keycodes the keymap problem would be solved ...
because the map isn´t different to x86 then !? ...

why is the macintosh keyboard such a problem ? x86 works but ppc doesn´t ... why?

Don´t know much about keymaps but can I help making one ?
Console keymap isn´t the problem ... It´s only one file but X11 is also broken. And I know nothing about xkb ... 

> 
> I thought the Apple USB keymaps were basically the same as the ADB macintosh
> keymaps; maybe I was wrong.
> 
> 
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> Earthling Michel Dänzer (MrCooper)    \   Debian GNU/Linux (powerpc) developer
> CS student, Free Software enthusiast   \        XFree86 and DRI project member
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