keyboard/keypad mapping

Homer fsunoles at
Mon Feb 4 15:26:33 UTC 2008

On Feb 1, 2008 8:31 AM, Tony Arnold <tony.arnold at> wrote:

> Homer wrote:
> > I posted this on the Kubuntu list earlier this week but didn't
> > generate any interest.
> > ----
> > A colleague lost some functionality upgrading from 7.04 (or maybe
> > 6.10) to 7.10.  I just spoke with her and she said when logged on to a
> > VAX machine the / key on the keypad used to bring up a VAX menu that
> > would add additional functionality to the other keypad keys.  She
> > showed me the menu can be brought up now with F2, but would like it
> > the way it was.
> Whic terminal emulator was she using? And is the VAX running VMS?
> I don't use Kubuntu, but I know a bit about VMS:-)

Thank you for the reply Tony.  I just now got a reply from my
colleague.  She is using Konsole for her terminal.  There was a
clarification on the machine she is logging on to.  From the admin of
that machine... "It is an Alpha, not a VAX.  That's a minor
distinction.  It is running VMS."

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