Subject: Re: wscons & XalphaNetBSD keyboard mappings ?
To: None <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 05/15/2002 17:07:09
On Wed, May 15, 2002 at 12:01:29PM +0300, wrote:
> Hi!
> Is there a relation to wscons and XalphaNetBSD keyboard mappings ?
> Say,
> # wsconsctl -w encoding=dk (I can't seem to find 'fi' or 'se' yet)
> And I'd get the same keymap with X ?

No, I don't think it would. Usually X servers works with raw keycodes

> I'm just trying to work out a reasonable way for getting scandinavian
> characters to work on X. xkeycaps keeps the old keysums or keycodes, 
> ie. it knows that a certain key is supposed to print öÖ but 
> it doesn't change it in the output (leaving ;:).

You should be able to make it work using xmodmap.

Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI.