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Re: pbbuttonsd, Fn keys



Hi Tamas,

On Wed, Mar 16, 2005 at 10:57:39AM -0500, Tamas K Papp wrote:
> I am using pbbuttonsd, and the F1-F5 keys work as they should.
> However, 
> 
> 1. I cannot use Ctrl-Alt-F1 etc to switch to a text console - is it
> because of pbbuttonsd?
Probably you have to press fn additionally.
> 
> 2. I would prefer to use Fn-F1 etc instead and not have the F1-F5 keys
> captured.
> 
> Is this possible?
I guess both is accomplished if you change
KBDMode               = fkeyslast
to
KBDMode               = fkeysfirst
in /etc/pbbuttonsd.conf.
The default is chosen to imitate the bahaviour of MacOS, IIRC.

HTH,

Wolfi
> 
> Thank you,
> 
> Tamas

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