Subject: Re: Key auto-repeat not working in X
To: Michael Wileman <>
From: Christer Andersson <>
List: port-hpcsh
Date: 08/18/2005 22:59:18
On Thu, Aug 18, 2005 at 04:48:31PM -0400, Michael Wileman wrote:
> Do you have a .Xdefaults directory, and is anything in there. I wonder 
> if we have a different default setup.
I have a .Xdefaults _file_ but it contains nothing but color changes
for mutt:

$ cat .Xdefaults        
Mutt.Foreground: black
Mutt.Background: white


> This is weird. Now I am wondering if perhaps it is something in the 
> server setup. I know I get some errors on startup, and one of them 
> tells me X is using the default console keyboard. I'll see if I can 
> find the exact error next time I start up, and maybe someone will have 
> an idea.

Hmmm, that is a difference. I get no errors, but a message telling me:

keyboard: /dev/ttyE0 (RAW XT keyboard)
key repeat: 400/100 ms.
keymap: us(pc105)

Christer Andersson