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The bios can be entered by using the Del key on the keyboard. The folowing quote is from the official user manual which can be foud here: The firmware chip on the motherboard stores the Setup utility. When you start up the computer, the system provides you with the opportunity to run this program. Press "Del" during the Power-On Self-Test (POST) ...
A solution for X11 is described in the post by @Jav. Remapping the keys in the Linux console: read the docs: man 5 keymaps dump the current mappings to a file with dumpkeys run showkey to find the keycodes for the keys you want to remap change the relevant entries in the file produced by dumpkeys install the new mappings with loadkeys. Steps 2., 3., and ...
I suggest you use xmodmap which works only with X. In a file (for example: ~/.Xmodmap), write something like this: keycode 0x63 = Up keycode 0x69 = Down You just have to execute xmodmap ~/.Xmodmap to enable your new configuration. Here you will find a list of all the keycode and to what key they correspond.
(I noticed a complaint that kbdrate might have a max limitation. Not sure how true it still is). I use xset r rate 250 60 to accomplish speedups to my liking. I happen to put that in my ~/.i3/config (for i3wm) but I used to have it working in my ~/.xinitrc for startx to pick up. The xset invocation should apply to everything running in X. (I’d be curious ...
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