Trivial questions about CNTL-ALT-DEL and CNTL-ALT-BACKSPACE

Manolis Kiagias sonicy at
Mon Nov 16 19:53:51 UTC 2009

Polytropon wrote:
> On Mon, 16 Nov 2009 19:35:54 +0200, Manolis Kiagias <sonicy at> wrote:
>> If you stick with HAL however (using "AllowEmptyInput" bypasses the
>> autodetection), you can just use the policy file in the Handbook and
>> just add the "DontZap" option in "ServerFlags" or "ServerLayout" section.
>                                                  ^^
> Or? Arbitrary locations again? :-)
Hehe, both places will work actually.

A default xorg.conf generated with the '-configure' option, will not
have a "ServerFlags" section (which is entirely optional), but will
certainly have a "ServerLayout" one. 'DontZap'  (and other options) work
in both places.

Disclaimer: <joke>Xorg people will probably break this again in about
15days. Handle with care!</joke>

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