Thinkpad special cursor buttons
gmane at niemueller.de
Thu Jan 6 23:34:19 UTC 2005
I could not find this in the archives. If I missed it please point me in
the right direction.
I have played with this now a couple of weeks and it just does not work.
What I want to do: There are two special keys on newer IBM Thinkpads
(here it is a T41p). I want to use them for "next desktop" and "previous
desktop". For some information and a foto see
So I tried to do it the xmodmap way. And I thought it worked. But it
only works exactly one time. For another time you have to completely
restart X. The new Gnome informs you that it ignores ~/.Xmodmap, so I
tried to load it via the session management of Gnome. No chance. No
matter with which priority it started the settings got screwed.
I have also tried to mess with xkb but it seems I didn't tweak the right
Has anybody done this and can tell how to get these keys working in FC3?
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