Re: [dev] [dvtm] using Mod4 instead of ctrl-g as modifier

From: pancake <>
Date: Tue, 02 Feb 2010 13:36:58 +0100

Not sure if this is possible, keyboard handling in virtual terminals sucks.
Each emulation results in different keyevents, so you get different keys
for TTY, xterm, VTE, etc..

This is why screen and dvtm does it in this way.

julien steinhauser wrote:
> Hello,
> As anyone patched dvtm to use the "windows" key as dvtm modifier,
> whitout the escape delay, I mean more like a dwm behaviour?
> The "windows" key doesn't interfer with any shell bindings,
> so I believe it could be interesting.
> I tried myself, but I miss knowledge.
> All I succeded in was breaking it.
> It would give me the same keybindings with dvtm in the console
> as those I have with dwm in X, which would be very convenient.
> Thanks.
Received on Tue Feb 02 2010 - 12:36:58 UTC

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