An xmodmap Issue

John Coppens john at
Thu Dec 11 01:06:07 CET 2008

On Wed, 10 Dec 2008 15:19:43 -0800 (PST)
Rich Shepard <rshepard at> wrote:

> was not invoked ... apparently. The ctrl/caps lock swap directed
> by .Xmodmap does not occur. I've not seen any error message generated.

This seems to be an issue of xorg 7.3. I had the capslock disabled
earlier and xorg 7.3 ignores Xmodmap. My solution was to install 7.4 - all
problems solved. This is _not_ am XFCE problem.


Note: There is a thread on this on:

Thu, 23 Oct 2008 11:47:34 -0200

which I started.

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