Subject: Re: was I asleep when keyboard repeat went away in xterm?
To: None <email@example.com>
From: George Michaelson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 05/18/2005 09:03:00
On Tue, 17 May 2005 12:23:09 +0400
"Valeriy E. Ushakov" <email@example.com> wrote:
> On Tue, May 17, 2005 at 14:46:40 +1000, George Michaelson wrote:
> > huh? whahhappen? where did my kbd repeat setting go?
> > I don't recall editing any of .login, .profile, .bashrc. But I don't
> > have keyboard repeat any more.
> > any clues? ggm is often asleep at the wheel..
> Do you use USB keyboard?
> Can you try setting a different value with xset and check if that
xset q shows repeat is 'on' when I start X11. if I set repeat off, it
still doesn't repeat. are there fine-tune settings I should explore?
the repeat function works in normal console/login mode. its going into
X which breaks it.
> SY, Uwe
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