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Re: setting Norwegian keyboard when using KDM
- To: cygwin-xfree at sources dot redhat dot com
- Subject: Re: setting Norwegian keyboard when using KDM
- From: "Bang, Steinar" <Steinar dot bang at tandbergtv dot com>
- Date: Fri, 31 Aug 2001 11:14:47 +0200
>>> Platform, client: Win2k, CygWin 1.3.2, cygwin-xfree86 4.1.0
>>> Platform, server: debian 2.2r3 (potato), kdm 2.1.1
> I've hand edited the old Xmodmap.no file I found,
> according to what xkeycaps says the keycodes
> and symbols should be, when I move the mouse cursor
> over the keys in xkeycaps.
> This Xmodmap makes "æ", "ø", and "å" appear correctly
> and so does all the keys that doesn't require
> "Alt Gr".
> xkeycaps said that the "Alt Gr" key (keycode 113)
> should have the symbols Alt_R, and Meta_R, and
> have modifier name Mod3.
> So I have tried setting
> keycode 113 = Alt_R Meta_R
> and then
> clear Mod3
> add Mod3 = Alt_R
> but this didn't work.
What I then did, was to read the "X PROTOCOL DOCUMENT
ON KEYMAPS" section in
and from what I read there, set the following
keycode 113 = Mode_switch
and not mess about with modifiers at all.
This seems to work so far. Alexander? Do you want
my doctored Xmodmap.no? I don't know who made
the original one, and I don't know how well it
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