French keyboard: 5 and % do backspace!!!

Mike Protts MProtts "at" axent.com
Mon, 21 Aug 2000 09:13:47 +0000


Just back from holiday and spotted this.  Look for Xmodmap with the line:
Keycode 22 = BackSpace
For some reason I had this on my linux box.  Just remove this line and your
keyboard should work.

Mike

		-----Original Message-----
		From:	Francis VIVAT [mailto:francis.vivat "at" cetp.ipsl.fr]
		Sent:	Wednesday, August 02, 2000 3:58 PM
		To:	Nicolas MONNET
		Cc:	vnc-list "at" uk.research.att.com
		Subject:	Re: French keyboard: 5 and % do backspace!!!

		That's the problem ! I don't know either :-(

		I asked the problem here a long time ago, and nobody solved
it.

		CU
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		----- Message d'origine -----
		De : "Nicolas MONNET" <nico "at" monnet.to>
		@ : "Francis VIVAT" <francis.vivat "at" cetp.ipsl.fr>
		Cc : <vnc-list "at" uk.research.att.com>
		Envoyi : mercredi 2 ao{t 2000 16:00
		Objet : Re: French keyboard: 5 and % do backspace!!!


		>
		>
		>
		> On Wed, 2 Aug 2000, Francis VIVAT wrote:
		>
		> |
		> |Hi,
		> |
		> |is your key 'i' working correctly ? I mean, with
AltGr+'i', does it show
		'~'
		?
		> |
		>
		> Rhaaaa fuck no; what can I do to fix that now?
	
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