Bug#523718: keysym changes on upgrade break gnome volume control, etc

Julien Cristau jcristau at debian.org
Sun Apr 12 09:34:14 UTC 2009

On Sun, 2009-04-12 at 00:56 -0400, Joey Hess wrote:
> On this upgrade of xorg, the keycodes for some keys changed. I don't
> know if it happened due to some reorganization of keycodes internal
> to xorg, or if a different keyboard map with some different keycodes
> is being used, or what.
See bug#523718 for more details on that.

> Somehow, this change broke gnome-settings-daemon's default keybindings
> for volume control.

This sounds like a gnome bug, since xev reports the correct keysym.
gnome maintainers, can you have a look at bug #523718?


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