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Old 07-10-2002, 01:16 PM   #1
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Keyboard/Keypad problems


Hi,

I have a Cortron keyboard with a keypad (F13-F22) connected to my Linux system. I tried using xev and showkeys to check if the X server can recognize all of the available keys. But there are many keys that they couldn't detect. Is there a way (adding X Extension to XFree86, or editing/changing some scripts) that I can get the X server to recognize all of my keys?

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Old 07-10-2002, 02:03 PM   #2
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yes there is a script that u can change that will make x reconise all of ur keys, I can remember what its called tho
 
  


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