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    SubjectRe: keyboard: kernel and X
    Andries Brouwer wrote:
    > On Sun, May 30, 2004 at 10:51:18PM +0200, Giuseppe Bilotta wrote:
    > > Well, it's not just that, not if we want Meta kernel keys to
    > > become Meta X keys. Which wouldn't be a bad thing, since it
    > > would mean we'd have the keyboard acting the same under console
    > > and X. But in this case it would be nice if Linux knew about
    > > more modifiers than just shift, ctrl, alt, meta.
    > The X and kernel systems are incompatible.
    > The Linux kernel has 8 modifiers. Any key can be a modifier.
    > Read keymaps(5).

    There goes one of my dreams ...

    Giuseppe "Oblomov" Bilotta

    Can't you see
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