Re: X keyboard map?
On Fri, 11 May 2001, Jim Crumley wrote:
> > Man, I've had this issue for a very long time. As far as I can tell, X has
> > been completely broken on debian/sparc since xf4. I've emailed this list
> > and debian-x about it, but haven't received any response, and I haven't
> > made any headway on the problem myself. I can start X, the server log
> > indicates that it recognizes my framebuffer, but the keyboard and mouse
> > are completely ignored. Same story with xf86cfg. I'd be really very
> > greatfull for any input on this problem. For reference, my own config is:
> > Sun Ultra60,
> > Creator3d ffb,
> > type6 keyboard/mouse,
> Take a look at the list archives - this problem comes up fairly often.
> For the mouse try device /dev/sunmouse and protocol busmouse.
> For the keyboard here's what the relevant sections of my config looks like:
> Section "InputDevice"
> Identifier "Keyboard0"
> Driver "keyboard"
> Option "CoreKeyboard"
> Option "XkbRules" "sun"
> Option "XkbModel" "type4"
> Option "XkbLayout" "us"
Thanks. This worked perfectly. I've searched through the archives
several times, but didn't come across the requisite info -- my bad. Any
idea why you have to describe a type6 keyboard as a typ4 to get it
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