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As Gilles pointed out in a comment, you can do it with xkb if you change the type of BKSP key to control-modifiable. Example: if I edit /usr/share/X11/xkb/symbols/pc and under: include "pc(editing)" include "keypad(x11)" change this line: key <BKSP> { [ BackSpace, BackSpace ] }; to: key <BKSP> { ...


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local stty="$(stty -g)" Save the current terminal settings. stty $stty, which is executed both when the function returns normally and on SIGINT, restores these settings. trap "stty $stty; trap SIGINT; return 128" SIGINT If the function is interrupted by SIGINT (the signal sent by pressing Ctrl+C), restore the terminal settings and return 128. (Why ...


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After some research I learned how to use xbindkeys. I only had to add the following commands to the xbindkeysrc file placed in my personal folder: # LeftBracket "xvkbd -xsendevent -text "["" Control+Alt + dead_grave | m:0xc + c:34 # RightBracket "xvkbd -xsendevent -text "]"" Control+Alt + plus | m:0xc + c:35 # LeftKey "xvkbd -xsendevent -text "{"" ...


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I can not reply to damn's comment, but adding iommu=soft solved it for me too. I tried with the noapic nolapic options and wih the IOMMU fom the bios and all failed. Simply follow the same steps as described by slm but add iommu=soft on the start command line instead of noapic nolapic.


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Check that you didn't turn on slow keys. In this regime the keyboard actually works, but you have to press a key for about a second. It can be turned off by pressing Shift for about 8 seconds or longer. It can be disabled e.g. by installing xkbset and xkbset -sl # Disable slow keys (if already active). xkbset -a # Disable accessibility to prevent it ...


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The problem might be caused by an incomplete description of your keyboard in evdev.conf. Simplifying, all keyboards your machine is supposed to use must have an entry in a file /etc/X11/xorg.conf.d/10-evdev.conf (or whatever it's named these days - it varies with the OS, and with the version of X). Each entry describes, among other things, the layout of ...


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It seems to be a problem with one of my USB controllers, plugging the devices in at the other controller resolved the issue.



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