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Re: Annoying win key problem



At 2:35 PM -0400 4/27/06, Rickey Moore wrote:
>On Thu, 2006-04-27 at 09:49 -0300, Marcelo Magno T Sales wrote:
>> >
>> > Found this http://lists.debian.org/debian-x/2002/10/msg00340.html
>> >
>> > Add this to your xorg.conf Keyboard
>> >
>> > Option    "XkbOptions"    "altwin:meta_win"
>
>I decided to check this out as my Win keyboard had some annoying
>behaviors. I "ls -la"-d /etc/X11 and found two dead links against the
>old /usr/X11/bin/X and /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/xkbd
>Geeezz... X11 doesn't exist anymore (<sigh> now everydarn thing is
>in /usr/bin) so fixing the kink for X to /usr/bin was easy enough, but
>xkbd doesn't seem to exist with the locate command. rpm -q
>--whatprovides xkbd comes up empty. Yeah, I know, yum upgrade is iffy
>and I'm paying in spades for my sin. It might be a headsup for anyone
>who did the upgrade path to check /etc/X11 and see if your links aren't
>smushed. That might explain may strange problems. Now, what package
>provides xkbd ? Gonna go google rite now. Ric

I upgraded FC3 to FC5 via the installer, and have a broken link /etc/X11/X
-> ../../usr/X11R6/bin/Xorg as well (there is no xkbd link).  Yum upgrade
doesn't appear to be the issue.
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