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Re: Since chvt works, the problem must be the keymap [SOLVED]

On Thu, May 10, 2007 at 08:01:45PM -0400, Amy Templeton wrote:
> Andrew Sackville-West <andrew@farwestbilliards.com> wrote:
> > On Wed, May 09, 2007 at 01:00:19AM -0400, Amy Templeton wrote:
> > > Andrew Sackville-West <andrew@farwestbilliards.com> wrote:
> > > 
> > > > what happens when you disable your xmodmap with a "us" layout?
> > > 
> > > Oh dear...this is disturbing...it works properly. But...but...I
> > > need to have Control where Caps Lock used to be, and I don't
> > > even touch left-Alt! If xmodmap is the culprit, I'm afraid I'm
> > > just going to have to deal with the problem. But at least,
> > > thanks to you, the source of the problem has been found. Maybe
> > > I'll go through at some point and comment out small portions at
> > > a time so I can isolate the nefarious line(s) in question. But
> > > for now, I am going to finish up the paper I'm ostensibly
> > > working on (no more distracting self with email) and go to bed.
> > Does this mean the problem is "solved"? 
> > If so, then yes, its jsut a matter of figuring out what's not
> > compatible in your xmodmap and fixing it up.
> Oh...the [Solved] is a holdover from the first time it got
> "solved." It just never got removed. Sorry for the confusion. But
> it's solved enough for me, for the moment.

I meant that the xmodmap was the problem, and without it your vt
switching functioned properly, right? So now its a "how do I fix my
xmodmap" question...


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