key presses not read

Olivier Fourdan fourdan at
Sun Jun 3 17:52:01 CEST 2007

Karol Krenski wrote:
> Hi list,
> Strange behaviour. I guess its xfwm4 that is responsible for key-presses
> read. X works fine until one moment the keyboard is not being read.
> Single keys can be read if pressed extremally hard. I have to restart X
> and only then keys work again. It may be the kernel also, but I thought
> I would ask here first. I use xfce-4.4. Anybody heard of such a problem?

Huh, no the window manager has nothing to do with key presses. This
sound a lot like slow keys.

Settings => Keyboard settings => Accessibility

and disable slow keys.


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