10-Key pad not functional at login

Jim Kronebusch jim at winonacotter.org
Fri Jan 18 17:49:50 GMT 2008

On Fri, 18 Jan 2008 11:06:03 -0500, Jim Kronebusch wrote
> Hello all, we just did a mass password update to all users that now includes 
> numbers. But the 10-Key pad does not have numlock enabled at login, so now we 
> are getting a bunch of users having problems at login.  Numlock enables after 
> login.  Does anyone know of a fix to enable numlock at the login screen? 
>  Using Feisty 7.04 with all updates, LDM_DIRECTX, and DevonIT 6020p thin clients.

I did find this info https://help.ubuntu.com/community/NumLock but it doesn't appear to
work for thin clients.  I installed on the server, not in /opt/ltsp/i386.  Maybe this is
the problem.


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