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From: David Morgan <david.morgan@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-user@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-user] Keyboard repeat dieing.
Date: Sun, 05 Dec 2004 17:23:56
In Reply to: [gentoo-user] Keyboard repeat dieing. by Nicholas Pappas
1 On Sun, 05 Dec 2004 11:57:12 -0500, Nicholas Pappas
2 <npappas@×××××××××.org> wrote:
3 > Hello all.
4 >
5 > I have run into a strange little quirk that is really annoying me.
6 > Using the latest version of GNOME, my keyboard repeat has recently
7 > decided to stop working (i.e., holding down any key and have it
8 > repeatedly fire).
9 > I go to the Keyboard control panel and the "Key presses repeat when key
10 > is help down" box is checked. I uncheck and recheck it, and my key
11 > repeat now works... until it decides to stop working again. I then
12 > repeat and it works again, for a while.
13 > Does anyone have any ideas what the trouble is? I only recently
14 > noticed this happening (the last 48 hours) and it is really annoying.
15 > Not kill my neighbor annoying, but annoying.
16 >
17 > Thanks for any help!
18 >
21 I had the exact same problem, and it was caused by snes9x. So if
22 you're using that then that's probably the problem, if not then it
23 could be another program that's causes it. Does the problem come back
24 even if you don't run anything else?
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Re: [gentoo-user] Keyboard repeat dieing. Nicholas Pappas <npappas@×××××××××.org>
Re: [gentoo-user] Keyboard repeat dieing. Nicholas Pappas <npappas@×××××××××.org>