[xmonad] New User Impressions

Khudyakov Alexey alexey.skladnoy at gmail.com
Thu Jan 29 16:43:48 EST 2009

> It doesn't support "extra" keys such as XF86Back XF86Forward etc; these
> keys are recognised by recent versions of X11, and are recognised by
> other window managers such as Fvwm, but when I tried making keybindings
> for them in xmonad, it didn't work, and the documentation didn't include
> them in the list of supported keys.
I'm not sure whether it should be called supported or not but you can use 
them. You only need to specify raw numbers in config. Someting like this:

> -- XF86Music
>   , ((0,                   0x1008ff92   ), do_something)

You can find numbers in /usr/share/X11/XKeysymDB (in Debian) 

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