Subject: Re: Type 3 (?) keyboards
To: None <,>
From: Gordon W. Ross <>
List: port-sun3
Date: 04/02/1996 22:49:38
> Date: Tue, 2 Apr 1996 16:55:49 -0500 (EST)
> From: David Gilbert <>
> Cc:

> Julian> Anyone now how to get more use out of a keyboard with rather a
> Julian> lot of unused keys... ?
> 	On my Sun4/260, the extra keyboard keys send nothing when I'm
> using the console.  I would like to know how to turn them on, but I
> gather that it's a secret.

The new keyboard driver (sys/dev/sun/kbd.c) knows about the "extra"
keys on later keyboards, but the sparc port uses an older driver.
I (or someone) should try the new z8530 driver on the sparc...