Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 436214
Allow > 255 keycodes
Last modified: 2018-04-11 05:12:30 EDT
Description of problem:
The zoom+, zoom- and spell keys of the Microsoft Natural Ergonomic Keyboard
4000 are not working in Xorg.
The kernel developers affirm their part work and blame xorg
(note that this is not an evdev indictment, without evdev there would not be 3
but 33 dud keys on this very popular keyboard. This is a "mop up remaining
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Thanks for the bug report. We have reviewed the information you have provided
above, and there is some additional information we require that will be helpful
in our diagnosis of this issue.
Please attach your X server config file (/etc/X11/xorg.conf) and X server log
file (/var/log/Xorg.*.log) to the bug report as individual uncompressed file
attachments using the bugzilla file attachment link below.
We will review this issue again once you've had a chance to attach this information.
Thanks in advance.
Seems the problem is known upstream and actively discussed in another issue,
changing issue title and upstream bug reference
This is certainly not something that can be done for F9
Changing version to '9' as part of upcoming Fedora 9 GA.
More information and reason for this action is here:
This needs to be resolved upstream first.