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Re: ibook2 "XkbOptions" "ctrl:nocaps", does it work?

On Don, 2002-02-28 at 02:36, Aaron Schrab wrote:
> At 17:43 -0600 27 Feb 2002, d-liao@uiuc.edu wrote:
> > I am trying to reamp the ctrl and caps keys on my ibook2.
> > 
> > From the log file, the line
> > 
> > Option "XkbOptions" "ctrl:nocaps" 
> > 
> > was read, but nothing happens.  How to debug?
> The problem is that caps lock is somewhat strange on ADB keyboards
> (which Apple is still using in portables).  When you engage caps-lock,
> the key-up event is sent in a non-standard way.  The key-down when
> disengaging is sent in a similar way.

ctrl:nocaps works for me regardless. The original poster should check if
Xkb is disabled for some reason.

Earthling Michel Dänzer (MrCooper)/ Debian GNU/Linux (powerpc) developer
XFree86 and DRI project member   /  CS student, Free Software enthusiast

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