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Re: Keyboard problems since last upgrade



On Tue, 06 Apr 2004 16:20:12 +0200
Joerg Johannes <liste_joerg@gmx.de> wrote:

> Hi everybody
> 
> Last friday I upgraded my system (sid) and since then, I cannot type
> the"less than" and "greater than" signs anymore.
> [...]
> Also, I get response for it when I run xev:
> 
> KeyPress event, serial 28, synthetic NO, window 0xe00001,
>     root 0x3f, subw 0x0, time 65210, (170,227), root:(202,283),
>     state 0x0, keycode 94 (keysym 0x0, NoSymbol), same_screen YES,
>     XLookupString gives 0 bytes:  ""
> 
> KeyRelease event, serial 28, synthetic NO, window 0xe00001,
>     root 0x3f, subw 0x0, time 65244, (170,227), root:(202,283),
>     state 0x0, keycode 94 (keysym 0x0, NoSymbol), same_screen YES,
>     XLookupString gives 0 bytes:  ""

As a temporary workaround in X, you can try

xmodmap -e "keycode 94 = less greater"

I don't know if this will give you the pipe symbol back though.

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