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Old 08-21-2002, 04:10 AM   #1
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Lightbulb Numlock status


How can I enable numlock on Linux startup?
 
Old 08-21-2002, 09:33 AM   #2
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1. edit /etc/rc.d/rc

2. Put the following lines into /etc/rc.d/rc
INITTY=/dev/tty[1-8]
for tty in $INITTY; do
setleds -D +num < $tty
done

3. Save & restart
 
Old 08-23-2002, 09:48 AM   #3
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Thanks very much Frustin!
 
Old 08-27-2002, 06:08 AM   #4
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Hei Frustin don't you know how to make this thing work in X-Windows?
 
Old 08-27-2002, 08:28 AM   #5
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People don't answer my last post, I have already figured out everything.
KDE > Control Center > Periherals > Keyboard > Advanced > Numlock > Turn On !
 
Old 12-17-2003, 04:17 PM   #6
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Quote:
Originally posted by Frustin
1. edit /etc/rc.d/rc

2. Put the following lines into /etc/rc.d/rc
INITTY=/dev/tty[1-8]
for tty in $INITTY; do
setleds -D +num < $tty
done

3. Save & restart
Where should I put this in the script? Or does it not matter where it goes?
 
Old 12-18-2003, 02:08 AM   #7
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it doesnt matter.
 
Old 12-18-2003, 07:47 AM   #8
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Originally posted by nautilus_1987
People don't answer my last post, I have already figured out everything.
KDE > Control Center > Periherals > Keyboard > Advanced > Numlock > Turn On !
what about those of us running gnome?

any help appreciated.
 
Old 09-02-2004, 04:50 AM   #9
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Originally posted by nexx_au
what about those of us running gnome?

any help appreciated.
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