xmodmap restarts X-server without applying changes

Brian Keener keenerb@roleplayga.org
Wed Dec 29 05:56:00 GMT 2004

I'm trying to run

xmodmap -e "keysym Home = "

And it's restarting my X-server without applying the changes to the

Oddly enough, if I start the X server as "-multiwindow" it applies the
change without rebooting, and resolves (partially) my previous report of
extraneous "home" keypresses.  However, running X as "-rootless" or
without any command line options at all results in the behaviour
reported above...

Brian Keener <keenerb@roleplayga.org>

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