Subject: Re: PS/2<->USB keyboard weirdness
To: Peter Seebach <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Lennart Augustsson <email@example.com>
Date: 02/28/2002 01:31:06
Peter Seebach wrote:
> In message <3C7D7789.699B91C2@augustsson.net>, Lennart Augustsson writes:
> >The USB HID spec does indeed say that this is the # ~ key, but it also gives
> >different language mappings and the US mapping is \|.
> Ah-hah! That's probably it; the box is trying to be portably international,
> and send the "right" value for that key, in case it happens to see one, and
> assuming that we'll translate it the other way.
I've changed the wscons mapping tables so that the US mapping gives \|.