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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
It all makes perfect sense
Expressed in dollar and cents
Pounds shillings and pence
(Roger Waters)

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