Subject: Re: key debounce changed (under load) recently?
To: George Michaelson <>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <>
List: current-users
Date: 06/16/2006 13:53:32
On Fri, 16 Jun 2006 20:28:11 +1000, George Michaelson <>

> current as of yesterday, on an IBM X31. I'm getting a LOT of
> double-press effects with ctrl->arrow and <tab> and with other keys.
> anyone else seeing this?
Is this xorg or XFree86?

I'd wonder about the timecounter stuff, though -- with an earlier version
of it, key repeat was sensitive to system load and hence clock frequency,
due to estd. 

		--Steven M. Bellovin,