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Re: How to switch between virtual terminals on PowerBook?

On Wed, Mar 20, 2002 at 23:30:07 +0100, Michel Dänzer wrote:
> On Mit, 2002-03-20 at 15:49, Vincent Lefevre wrote:
> > I have a PowerBook G4 with the woody distribution. From X, I can
> > switch to a virtual console with <Ctrl><Cmd><Fn><fonction key>.
> Not ctrl-alt/option-fn-Fx?

As I've said in another message, I can't use the option key as it is
used to emulate a mouse button. I can use the alt key (<fn><option>)
but it doesn't work to switch the console.

> Are you still using ADB keycodes?

How can I know that?

I have a 2.4.16-newpmac kernel and the woody distribution.

> I don't know if that matters, but depending on the console keymap, only
> the apple/cmd keys work, not alt/option.

I've found something interesting: when I press the apple key, nothing
happens, but when I press <fn><apple>, I get the error

  keyboard: unknown scancode e0 5e


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