Re: [1.2 installation]: how to tell X to follow swapping of control - more info. and caps lock from loadkeys
> From: "Orn E. Hansen" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> > > > What's the best way to swap the Caps Lock and left
> > > > Control keys under X windows? =
> > > It's right in the man page for xmodmap:
Thanks for the information, thought not for the possible attitude. (How
would someone know to look in xmodmap?)
> Put those lines into a file, and then run 'xmodmap [file]' and the
> Control_Left and Caps_Lock keys change places. With or without the
After some digging (through startx and xinitrc scripts), I found that the
_right_ answer involves putting those lines in /etc/X11/Xmodmap (or
.Xmodmap)--so they get executed automatically by startx and the (default)
system xinitrc script.
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