[Xmonad] Re: mod events not reaching xmonad

Spencer Janssen sjanssen at cse.unl.edu
Wed Apr 18 15:25:45 EDT 2007

On Wed, 18 Apr 2007 13:04:18 +0200
"Bas van Dijk" <v.dijk.bas at gmail.com> wrote:

> It seems like I've located the problem. Because I was doing some
> numeric input in OpenOffice Calc I enabled num-lock. This seems to
> change to modMask.
> So the "solution" is to disable num-lock before giving xmonad
> commands. However this is not a very user friendly solution.

xmonad does attempt to ignore numlockMask, but this value is not the
same on all systems.  We're still looking for a more robust solution to

Spencer Janssen

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