Keyboard Volume keys

Dotan Cohen dotancohen at
Thu Feb 23 16:06:27 UTC 2006

On 2/23/06, Mats Holmberg <mats.holmberg at> wrote:
> Dotan Cohen wrote:
> >When I boot into Fedora Core 4, I can use the keyboard volume keys to
> >raise and lower the system volume. In Kubuntu 5.10 it does not work-
> >nothing happens as a result of the volume keys being pressed. What
> >must I do to enable it?
> >
> >Both distros are using KDE v3.5.1
> >The keyboard is a wireless A4 model.
> >
> >Thanks.
> >
> >Dotan Cohen
> >
> >
> >
> For me it once worked by checking, from the Kde control center (use
> kcontrol - it's far better than kubuntu's system settings), Keyboard
> layout -> enable keyboard layouts and choosing my keyboard from the
> dropdown box on the same page. ATM the lis is empty for me - dunno why -
> but previously it worked.
> Cheers,
> Mats

Thanks. For me it is empty too- both from kcontrol and from Systems
Settings. Anybody know why this might be empty, and how to populate

Dotan Cohen

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