[fpc-devel] Linux kernel behaviour change regarding keyboard
florian at freepascal.org
Fri Jul 13 08:45:17 CEST 2007
Daniël Mantione schrieb:
> Apparently someone suddenly got a good idea that you need to be root to
> reprogram the keyboard, and got a patch merged into the Linux kernel:
> The result is that the keyboard unit is no longer able to catch keys like
> escape, shift+tab alt+F1..F12 etc. on the Linux console. This affects the
> Free Pascal IDE and any other program using the keyboard unit.
I must admit, kernel developers do a really good job to piss off people,
we can't do better.
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