On Thu, 2003-06-19 at 23:40, Wolfgang Pfeiffer wrote:
> On Thu, 19 Jun 2003, Clive Menzies wrote:
> > When I installed woody on one of a pair of
> > servers, I somehow selected the wrong keyboard. It wasn't suficiently
> > broken to be unuseable, just irritating ;)
> > I've been meaning to plough through documentation/google to find out how
> > to reconfigure but haven't, as yet, got round to it. You've saved me the
> > trouble ;)
> The problem is that sometimes descriptions for tools are real lousy.
> That's why we don't don't find them when we need them.
> console-data, for example: I think I saw the description for this
> tool several times in the dselect window when I searched for something to
> change the keys here. But nothing in this description was telling me what
> I really can do with it. In the end, IIRC, I found a usable explanation
> somewhere on Google or so.
> That's why I often say: Coders often are good coders; but some of them
> can't talk to humans ...
You may be right, but they usually take patches or even plain
Earthling Michel Dänzer \ Debian (powerpc), XFree86 and DRI developer
Software libre enthusiast \ http://svcs.affero.net/rm.php?r=daenzer
- Re: konsole
- From: Wolfgang Pfeiffer <firstname.lastname@example.org>