Keyboard Remapping (was: Alternative Editors)

Ross Werner ross at
Mon Feb 27 19:54:16 MST 2006

On Sun, 26 Feb 2006 21:59:31 -0700, Erin Sharmahd <tuxgirl at>  
>> The first step in having a sane EMACS experience is to remap CAPS LOCK
>> to CTRL.
> Speaking of re-mapping keys, I've tried for a while to get two keys to
> map to the same thing, without much success.  I've been trying to get
> both Caps_Lock and Escape to act as Escape.  Has anybody successfully
> done this with xmodmap (or with something else?)?

What's your xmodmaprc? (Or whatever commands you're trying.) I've done  
this several times and never had a problem.

	~ Ross

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