Subject: Re: Key auto-repeat not working in X
To: Christer Andersson <>
From: Michael Wileman <>
List: port-hpcsh
Date: 08/18/2005 16:05:38

If you get a chance, can you send me your config files. I guess that 
would be xf86config, .xinitrc and the init for whatever window manager 
you are using. I use fvwm2.

Also, do you start X using startx or some other way, and as root or 


On Thu, 18 Aug 2005, Christer Andersson wrote:

> On Thu, Aug 18, 2005 at 02:15:34PM -0400, Michael Wileman wrote:
>> My key repeat works in console mode, but in X I get nothing, even
>> though xset tells me it is set. Manually setting using xset also does
>> nothing. Does anyone have auto-repeat working?
>> Thanks,
>> Mike
> It works for me, 3.99.7 on HP620LX. xset r rate works too, so I
> can change the repeat rate, although Xlib complains about a missing
> extension, XFree86-Misc. Still, I get the expected result.