Logitech G15

Bruce Alcock bruce.alcock at gmail.com
Sun Oct 14 11:11:33 PDT 2007

On 10/14/07, Roland Smith <rsmith at xs4all.nl> wrote:
> On Sun, Oct 14, 2007 at 11:16:31AM +0200, Bruce Alcock wrote:
> > Hi
> >
> > I own a Logitech G15 keyboard and although the standard keys work, none
> of
> > the multimedia or 'G' keys do. I've googled a lot on the matter and
> although
> > there is a linux kernel driver, nothing exists for FreeBSD. I'm using
> > 6.2STABLE RC2 and Xorg
> > 7.3. Has anyone got any ideas? Even ways to go about writing a driver
> myself
> > would be helpful.
> When in X, launch xev(1) and give it the input focus. Now press the
> special keys and see which keysyms they generate.
> Once you know what the keysyms are, you could use them to tell the
> window manager to e.g. launch a program when they are pressed. How that
> is done depends on the window manager, of course.
> Roland
> --
> R.F.Smith                                   http://www.xs4all.nl/~rsmith/
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> pgp: 1A2B 477F 9970 BA3C 2914  B7CE 1277 EFB0 C321 A725 (KeyID: C321A725)
It doesn't generate keysyms...hence the problem. Thanks, should've mentioned
that. Anyone got any ideas how to map keys that don't generate keysyms? Or
how to make them make keysyms rather?


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