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Bug#184337: xserver-xfree86: ctrl:nocaps not working anymore

On Mit, 2003-03-12 at 13:51, martin f krafft wrote: 
> also sprach Branden Robinson <branden@debian.org> [2003.03.12.0518 +0100]:
> > Well, I can't reproduce in my pre-release of 4.2.1-7, and as I was
> > running -3 for a long time on my workstation at my job, I'd have noticed
> > if this didn't work (it's part of all my XF86Config files).
> funny that. it's happening on all workstations, all running 4.2.1-3,
> and yes, it's part of my configuration everywhere as well.

Same version of xlibs and xbase-clients?

> there is also no keycaps or anything else going on.

No xmodmap etc. either I take it?

> does the following in /var/log/XFree86.0.log mean something?
>   (**) Option "XkbOptions" "ctrl:nocaps"
>   (**) XKB: options: "ctrl:nocaps"
>   (==) Keyboard: CustomKeycode disabled

This looks to me like it's using the option.

Have you tried playing with the other Xkb options, e.g. using pc105
instead of pc104, not using nodeadkeys, ... ?

> > debian-x: can anyone offer some insight on this issue?
> did you forget to CC debian-x, or are the subscribed to the PTS?

The latter.

Earthling Michel Dänzer (MrCooper)/ Debian GNU/Linux (powerpc) developer
XFree86 and DRI project member   /  CS student, Free Software enthusiast

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