Subject: Re: Strange X11 keyboard problem (was: Re: kernel build failure 4/1/2000)
To: None <>
From: David Querbach <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/03/2000 16:57:46
> # * I haven't send-pr'd this because I cannot really categorize it. Too
> #   many variables. Unknown to everyone else I've talked to. Strange.

> Re-run xf86config and don't use the xkb configuration - use the one
> that makes you run xmodmap.

I've had the same problems on and off -- but strangely, mine system seems
much more stable with xkb _enabled_.  I'm running stock 1.4.1 on an i386
with no virtual terminals.

> There's something in that configuration (the xkb extensions) that seems
> to just do The Wrong Thing.  I've had no problems in the past running
> X on the same VT as the console.


David Querbach
Real-Time Systems Inc.