Re: x : keyboard not working
- Date: Fri, 6 Oct 2017 16:37:22 -0400
- From: Felix Miata <mrmazda@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: x : keyboard not working
Brian composed on 2017-10-06 20:37 (UTC+0100):
> On Fri 06 Oct 2017 at 21:19:28 +0530, Mayuresh Kathe wrote:
>> for that matter, even "ctrl+alt+backspace" doesn't work to shutdown the
>> x server. :(
> This disappeared from xorg many, many years ago. But it can be re-enabled
> in Debian. An XKBOPTIONS options is what you look for if you really want
It only disappeared as a default. It was switched to an option. I use the same
method to enable in Debian that works in Fedora and elsewhere:
Option "XkbLayout" "us"
Option "XkbOptions" "terminate:ctrl_alt_bksp"
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