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Re: x : keyboard not working




On Fri, Oct 06, 2017 at 08:37:44PM +0100, Brian wrote:
> 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.

I edit /etc/default/keyboard to read as follows (also, lv3 level 3
(& 4) shift rocks!):

XKBMODEL="microsoft4000"
XKBLAYOUT="libsh"
XKBVARIANT="basic"
XKBOPTIONS="lv3:lwin_switch,terminate:ctrl_alt_bksp"
BACKSPACE="guess"