Subject: Re: X a bit funny on new 2.0 install.
To: Matthieu Herrb <email@example.com>
From: Ben Harris <bjh21@NetBSD.org>
Date: 02/05/2005 19:09:30
On Sat, 5 Feb 2005, Matthieu Herrb wrote:
> Ben Harris wrote:
>> In article <4201C0B7.88E8C1D0@bom.gov.au> you write:
>>> 4. Repeat key doesn't work. ie if you hold down a key
>>> it doesn't repeat. So I have to tap the key repeatedly.
>> For some reason, setting the delay to any value other than 660 works, so
>> "xset r rate 661 25". Alternatively, you can add a -ar1 option in
>> /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/xdm/Xservers. Mine says:
>> :0 local /usr/X11R6/bin/XsunMono -nolisten tcp -ar1 500
> This is probably caused by -DXKB_ALWAYS_USES_SOFT_REPEAT missing from the X
> server build CPPFLAGS.
Ah, yes. Turning that on seems to solve the problem. As far as I can
see, NetBSD.cf turns it on for all architectures, so I think I'll add it
to CPPFLAGS in src/x11/Xserver/xkb/Makefile.
Ben Harris <bjh21@NetBSD.org>
Portmaster, NetBSD/acorn26 <URL:http://www.NetBSD.org/Ports/acorn26/>