xserver-xorg-input-evdev eats my eject key

James Cloos cloos+pdx-xorg at jhcloos.com
Sun Mar 9 09:36:31 PDT 2008

>>>>> "John" == John Hughes <john at Calva.COM> writes:

John> So it seems the best thing would be to teach sony-laptop not to
John> use keycodes > 255 (Like maybe it should be producing KEY_EJECTCD
John> when I press the button with a nice "eject CD" label.

That can also be done at the user level with the setkeycodes(8) utility.

The man page explains the details; use 161 for KEY_EJECTCD.

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