IBM T23: no Num-lock and Scroll-lock

Matthew Flaschen matthew.flaschen at
Tue Apr 24 14:18:08 UTC 2007

Michael Bach (gmx) wrote:
> I don't know where the 237 comes from.

Sorry, that was a typo.

> I then tried :
> keycode 77 = Num_Lock
> which made my Num-Lock work again but left Scroll-lock unworking. I then 
> added a second entry in Xmodmap which is:
> keycode 78 = Scroll_Lock

Did you run

xmodmap /etc/X11/Xmodmap

after making the change?

> However, Scroll-lock still doesn't work. Am I using the wron key-code here?

That looks correct.  I don't know what the problem is.  After you set
Num_Lock, try running xev again on Scroll_Lock .

Matt Flaschen

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