Subject: Re: Stuck meta key in X after running MPlayer (solved)
To: None <email@example.com>
From: John Darrow <John.P.Darrow@wheaton.edu>
Date: 12/23/2004 01:07:57
Magnus Eriksson <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Still, it would be nice to know what to do the next time this happens.
I've often found that when the modifier key states get stuck on my
system, holding down all the modifier keys at once for a second or two
(e.g. both ctrls, both alts, and both shifts) gets them back to all off.
(Your speaker might beep once a second or so while you do this - it's
normal, and stops when you release the keys.)
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