Rue the day...

Mark Hammond mhammond at
Mon Feb 4 11:43:28 CET 2002

Martijn Faassen wrote:

> By the way, to my great and enduring happiness I managed to turn it off
> under XFree86. Even the light doesn't go on when I press it! I've actually 
> remapped it to be an extra control key, but perhaps escape would be better
> for vi use. But I don't really dare getting used to it as I'd screw up
> as soon as I'd switch to anyone else's keyboard..

I discovered that in Win2k, under "Accessibility Options", there is a 
"toggle keys" option.  Enabling this plays a beep whenever caps or num 
lock is pressed.  This seems a good solution.


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