Re: NUMLOCKX Debian KDE4
On Tue, 31 Aug 2010 23:04:12 -0700, Jimmy Johnson wrote:
> � wrote:
>> I'm afraid that application is not (should not be) needed nowadays. So
>> if numlock does not get activated on login screen, you can report that
>> for kdm package, taking that you are using kdm to handle user login.
>> Anyway, yo can perform a Google search to find tips on how to bypass
> If you are talking about this solution:
Not just one tip, I've seen many...
> "$ locate kdmrc
> Open that file up in a text editor. You will probably need to have
> administrator privileges, so press Alt-F2 and type this:
> kdesu kwrite /etc/kde3/kdm/kdmrc
> In that file, find the first section that begins:
> Right after that line, add this:
> Save the file and quit. To see your changes, you might need to restart
> If that solution ever did work, it now no longer works.
That path was for KDE3, but I guess you are on KDE4.
> Nice try.
If none tips works, then you can open a bug report. The fact is that what
you are looking for is already contemplated. If does not work for you,
you should report it.
What to do with the Num Lock modifier for the time the greeter is running:
do not change the state
The default is “Keep”.