How to disable Caps Lock for good?

Liviu Andronic landronimirc at
Mon Jun 22 00:19:18 CEST 2009


On 6/21/09, Mathias Brodala <info at> wrote:
>  > It works fine as long as you don't have a custom keymap set in the
>  > keyboard prefs.
On the other hand, it seems not to work if there is a custom keymap.

> How do I know that I have one? I have set de, nodeadkeys and .Xmodmap
>  never worked. Even adding "xmodmap ~/.Xmodmap" to the autostarted
>  applications does not work. I always have to call that command manually
>  after logging in. What is the preferred way to make .Xmodmap work again
>  in Xfce 4.6?
I can confirm these issues. Autostart doesn't quite help, and even
calling xmodmap manually will not last for too long during the
session. I'm still at loss as to what specific event triggers xmodmap
to re-fail.

More information about the Xfce mailing list