Subject: Re: was I asleep when keyboard repeat went away in xterm?
To: NetBSD Current Users <current-users@NetBSD.org>
From: Holger Weiss <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 05/20/2005 13:51:13
* Thomas Klausner <wiz@NetBSD.org> [2005-05-20 09:54]:
> On Fri, May 20, 2005 at 09:23:38AM +0200, Lennart Augustsson wrote:
> > Maybe it was always broken, but that the repetition in ukbd masked
> > a bug in X?
> Another interesting point:
> In the non-repeating state, xset q says:
> Keyboard Control:
> auto repeat: on key click percent: 0 LED mask: 00000000
> auto repeat delay: 660 repeat rate: 25
> auto repeating keys: 00ffffffdffffbbf
> If I change the auto repeat delay ("xset r rate") to something
> else than 660, it starts repeating, but when I change it back
> to 660, it stops repeating again. E.g. all of 25 (don't try that
> at home), 659, 661, 600, and 330 work, but 660 does not.
Same thing here with Xsun on NetBSD/sparc64 2.0_STABLE using a normal
type 5 keyboard. This has been reported in PR/28908.
PGP fingerprint: F1F0 9071 8084 A426 DD59 9839 59D3 F3A1 B8B5 D3DE