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Old 04-22-2007, 07:32 AM   #1
kenneth.ramsey
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Unusual keyboard issue


I'm running Etch with a standard laptop install. I normally use KDE desktop, yesterday I noticed my "c" key stopped working in KDE. For troubleshooting I tried my windoze hard drive which it works fine in. It also works in KDM and also Gnome, which I'm writing this from. I tried an apt-get dist-upgrade last night with no help. I've look in KDE for the keyboard setting but haven't found anything. I've also tried an apt-get install xserver-xorg-key* hoping to find a keyboard map but that didn't produce anything.
Does anybody have any ideas as to where to go next?
 
Old 04-22-2007, 07:40 AM   #2
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You might want to try to clean the keys in your keyboard.
 
Old 04-22-2007, 08:28 AM   #3
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Keyboard issue

Thanks for the idea but; my only issue with cleaning it, is that it works in everything else but KDE. I really don't feel it's a hardware issue.
 
  


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