[xmonad] Mod Key on Mac OS X..

Nicolas Pouillard nicolas.pouillard at gmail.com
Fri Jan 9 04:08:53 EST 2009

Excerpts from Mac Wooster's message of Fri Jan 09 05:50:48 +0100 2009:
> I got xmonad running on my mac (mostly followed
> http://www.haskell.org/haskellwiki/Xmonad/Using_xmonad_on_Apple_OSX).
> However, I don't have any mod key active. Neither the apple command nor
> the alt works.
> I have let the default config for mod mask: defaultModMask = mod1Mask
> And have set numlockMask = 0

I'm using xmodmap to fix this:

  clear mod1
  keycode 66 = Alt_L
  add mod1 = Alt_L

This enable mod1 to be Alt on my mac.

Nicolas Pouillard

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