Problems with X..

Aaron Dudek adudek at
Fri Feb 25 16:58:20 GMT 2005

I have installed it and it appears to have corrected the problem.
Thanks for your help. I will be doing more testing as now I have X 


On Thu, 24 Feb 2005, Dejan Lesjak wrote:

> 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).
> Dejan

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