New Xorg - different key-codes

Poul-Henning Kamp phk at
Wed Mar 11 09:37:33 UTC 2020

In message <f130773f-7d68-2062-3ada-e9ebd888a5fe at>, Niclas Zeising w

>This has to do with switching to using evdev to handle input devices on 
>FreeBSD 12 and CURRENT.  There's been several reports, and suggested 
>solutions to this, as well as an UPDATING entry detailing the change.

I don't think I would have thought the rather counter-intuitive
behaviour I saw yesterday, even if you had told me in those very
words that the scan-codes had changed :-)

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