Subject: Re: X11R6.3
To: Michael C. Richardson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: David Brownlee <email@example.com>
Date: 08/01/1997 08:24:38
It should work if you turn off 'xkb' support - its something
like '-xkb' in /usr/X11R6.3/lib/X11/xdm/Xservers - check the
On Fri, 1 Aug 1997, Michael C. Richardson wrote:
> In "Sun 3 X11R6.3 Binaries and Xkernel Now Available", Curt Sampson
> <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> | I've put up Ian Dall's X11R6.3 binaries and patches for the Sun 3
> | on ftp://ftp.cynic.net/ftp/pub/NetBSD/X11-sun3, if anyone wants
> | them. There's also an Xkernel root image there to allow the use of
> | those old 3/50s as Xterms.
> I just grabbed this finally.
> I kept having problems with xfig 3.2 crashing my X term (not a
> diskless machine) and decided to upgrade.
> I symlinked /usr/X11R6.3 to /usr/X11R6 and extracted on top of my
> old X.
> There is some weirdness with library paths, and this X is built
> against newer libc than 1.2, but I can cope with that.
> What I can't cope with is the lack of key repeat.
> amaterasu-[/users/mcr] 55 >xset q
> /usr/libexec/ld.so: warning: libc.so.12.3: minor version >= 5 expected, using it
> Keyboard Control:
> auto repeat: on key click percent: 0 LED mask: 00000000
> auto repeating keys: 00ffffffffffffff
> I guess I don't really understand what the keycode is. (This isn't
> stock, I've added a couple of bits. e.g. 127, 120 on).
> Nothing repeats, doesn't matter what window I'm in. (At first I
> thought it was my recently built Xemacs)
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