[SOLVE] Re: Zapping xorg server ?
aaron.lewis1989 at gmail.com
Wed Aug 25 05:04:13 BST 2010
Well , i've finally got the options.
See keyboard layouts , advanced tab , sequence to kill x server , select
the combination will work.
Thanks all the same !
On 08/25/2010 10:04 AM, Duncan wrote:
> Aaron Lewis posted on Wed, 25 Aug 2010 08:56:29 +0800 as excerpted:
>> I've already enabled zapping , but still not working with KDE 4.4.5 ,
>> any other options should i enable in systemsettings ?
>> I guess KDE has some implementations that pre hooked this button.
>> I put a startup script like `setxkbmap -option terminate:ctrl_alt_bks`.
>> But it won't kill X11 window as i pressed ctrl + alt + backspace
> I know you mentioned it elsewhere but I forgot which xorg-server you're
> running. Was it the new 1.8.x?
> If so, they disabled it by default in xorg, now. I guess it's like the
> warnings they put on so much stuff now, trying to keep the Darwin Awards
> potentials from becoming actual nominees...
> You have to reenable it using some xorg.conf(.d/*) option. I actually
> need to do it myself, but haven't bothered yet (if I get stuck, I just use
> the kernel's magic SRQ to kill it using Alt-SRQ-K... and if that doesn't
> work, the kernel's screwed and it's time for the BRB anyway), so don't
> recall the details, but I believe it's mentioned in the xorg.conf manpage,
> and if not, it should be googlable, as seeing the articles mentioning it
> is how I know about it.
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