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    SubjectRe: 2.3.36-USB-keyboard: missing scancode
    On Thu, Jan 06, 2000 at 12:46:36PM +0100, Martin Costabel wrote:

    > On a French Apple USB ISO keyboard, they are
    > - "50 = grave poundsterling(?)", that would be "backslash bar" for a
    > same as scancode 49, so there should be a "43" instead of "0" at
    > usb_kbd_keycode[50]

    Is there a backslash bar key on your keyboard as well?

    > - "100 = at numbersign". This key doesn't exist on Apple ANSI keyboards.
    > In the USB->ADB map, this should be mapped to keycode 10, so if I
    > understand
    > correctly, because of usb_kbd_keycode[100]=86, there
    > should be a keybdev_mac_codes[86]=10 (it is 0 right now.)

    Ok, fixed. This is the '102nd key'.

    > This will still not be quite perfect (and it's impossible to get it
    > perfect, I think). The keys 100=at/numbersign and 53=less/greater will
    > be interchanged compared to an Apple ADB keyboard (you can't interchange
    > them for ISO USB keyboards without perturbing ANSI USB keyboards), but
    > at least the keys produce non-void keycodes that can be redefined using
    > a userspace keymap.


    Vojtech Pavlik
    SuSE Labs

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