Daniel Stone daniel at
Tue Apr 7 05:23:35 PDT 2009

On Tue, Apr 07, 2009 at 12:01:42PM +0000, Tuomo Valkonen wrote:
> that need root access to modify.

That or an ability to read documentation.

> (Nobody ever does anything new properly, just adds layers upon
> layers of indirection, complexity upon complexity. Latest example
> being the kernel-level keycode standardisation idiocy. Thanks
> for breaking my .Xmodmap! -- Which I have had to fully store from
> a pre-Xkb X, as Xkb is another piece of modern shitware that isn't
> suitable for customisation at all.)

xmodmap should work fine these days: if it doesn't, file an actual bug
on, instead of non-specific whining on a
mailing list.
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