Problems with X..

Dejan Lesjak dejan.lesjak at
Thu Feb 24 01:44:25 GMT 2005

Matthias Muthmann wrote:

> On Mi, 2005-02-23 at 17:09 -0500, Aaron Dudek wrote:
>> I seem to be having an issue with the keyboard driver under xorg 6.8.1.
>> I have specified the keyboard driver in xorg.conf but all the keys are
>> shifted to the left by 1, eg. I hit "g" and I get "h". Is this
>> correctible under 6.8 or do I have to downgrade to 6.7?
> Try the following:
> Edit scripts/configure in the  ports-directory of the xorg-server.
> Add:
> echo "#define UseDeprecatedKeyboardDriver YES"  >> $LOCALDEF
> to the big block of definitions at the beginning.
> Then recompile the server and it should work with your config.
> This worked for me on my Ultra10.

If you guys have time and will, could you try the patch here:
Put it in files directory in x11-servers/xorg-server port, reinstall the port 
and let me know if there is any difference (without 
UseDeprecatedKeyboardDriver and with kbd driver for keyboard).


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