Howdy! Newbie with keyboard patches.

Peter Seebach seebs at
Tue Jan 23 10:40:27 CST 2007

In message <20070123100854.GH20585 at>, Christoph Frick writes:
>On Mon, Jan 22, 2007 at 02:07:34PM -0600, Peter Seebach wrote:
>> I have implemented and tested a patch which is almost certainly unsuitable
>> for production, but which is very convenient to me; it is this patch I
>> enclose.  This patch replaces F13-F24 with "control-alt-F1" through
>> "control-alt-F12", and F25-F32 control-alt-shift-F1 through F8.

>CTRL+ALT+Fn is used to switch to the text-consoles and back to X11 (at
>least on linux and openbsd). hardwire this in wine might not be a good

That's the thing that's neat about having Wine translate keycodes X has but
Windows doesn't into keycodes you can't send in X (because something else
would grab them) that Windows can use.  :)


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