Xvfb and xkb

Ashwin Chandra achandra at panologic.com
Thu Aug 16 09:21:33 PDT 2012

I have a customized Xvfb similar to RealVNC. I inject keyboard input into
the X server inside of Xvfb. All I inject are X scancodes.

-----Original Message-----
From: Alan Coopersmith [mailto:alan.coopersmith at oracle.com]
Sent: Thursday, August 16, 2012 9:19 AM
To: Ashwin Chandra
Cc: Peter Hutterer; xorg at lists.x.org
Subject: Re: Xvfb and xkb

On 08/16/12 09:14 AM, Ashwin Chandra wrote:
> After more searching on the web, a lot of people say the Xvfb and
> keymaps just don't work correctly (at least in older versions).
> Can anyone tell me if they have actually succeeded in getting Xvfb and
> setxkbmap working ?

Since Xvfb has no keyboard devices to get input from, how would you tell
and why would you care?

	-Alan Coopersmith-        alan.coopersmith at oracle.com
	 Oracle Solaris Platform Engineering: X Window System

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