Alan Coopersmith <alancalum.calberkeley.org> wrote in message news:<bd5tvj$2omc$3agate.berkeley.edu>...
> phil+s3bolthole.no-bots.com writes in comp.unix.solaris:
> |I say this, because according to xev, the backspace key is keycode 49.
> |however, grepping through the files in the keytables dir above, there is
> |no file that maps keyboard 49 to backspace. yet, backspace actually works
> |and gives the right keysym!
> The files in that directory show the USB keycode value - X adds an
> offset to this to make room for the mouse buttons in the bottom of
> the keycode range returned.
If not using XKB, the ...