[SATLUG] Re: Disable backspace key for Colemaks

Christopher Lemire christopher.lemire at gmail.com
Sun Oct 3 16:07:35 CDT 2010


On Sat, Oct 2, 2010 at 5:43 PM, Christopher Lemire <
christopher.lemire at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hello all, I've recently switched my keyboard layout from
> qwerty->arabic->colemak. I want to disable the backspace key because my
> caplocks key functions as backspace key does with colemaks. I have man xset.
> I tried:
>
> xset c off 22
> xset -c 22
> xset c 0 22
>
> None are working. It appears that c does not take a keymap argument because
> I get the --help, but I am not seeing any other way to do it. I've looked at
> man xset and googled.
>
> The reason I don't leave it functioning is because I have to force myself
> to get used to caplocks and too often I reach for that backspace key without
> thinking about it.
>
> --
> Christopher Lemire <christopher.lemire at gmail.com>
> Ubuntu 64 bit Linux Raid Level 0
>
> gpg --recv-keys E13B0909
>
> Key fingerprint = 3E1A 9103 EF3D 4885 6866  E9DE C69F 18B3 E13B 0909
>

Bump!

-- 
Christopher Lemire <christopher.lemire at gmail.com>
Ubuntu 64 bit Linux Raid Level 0

gpg --recv-keys E13B0909

Key fingerprint = 3E1A 9103 EF3D 4885 6866  E9DE C69F 18B3 E13B 0909


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