We have a shell/tty based application that has ~1,000 users. It is running in an environment where X Server is not available. If a user accidently turns on the Scroll Lock, it makes it seem as if the application is frozen because it quits responding to keyboard input. Is there a way to disable the Scroll Lock or remap it to something less intrusive for this use-case?
For a GUI env:
If you want to desable the Scroll Lock, you should leave the
For example, on my Asus EEE 1005P, the Scroll Lock key is map to
For a non GUI env:
I am don't have any experience with a non GUI env, hence i gave you the links and the general way on how to do it.
Disable XON/XOFF (^Q/^S) handling by the tty: