Subject: Re: PS/2<->USB keyboard weirdness
To: Peter Seebach <>
From: Lennart Augustsson <>
List: current-users
Date: 02/28/2002 01:31:06
Peter Seebach wrote:

> In message <>, 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 \|.


        -- Lennart