[arch-general] Dell latitude and keyboard problem

Sławek Kapłoński slawek at kaplonski.pl
Wed Sep 3 17:45:02 EDT 2014


Today I made one more test and work for a while in tty2 (not in xsession) with 
vim and there was no any issue with repeating. In similar time in xsession 
problem happend at least few times :/

Sławek Kapłoński
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Dnia środa, 3 września 2014 12:17:03 Guus Snijders pisze:
> Op 2 sep. 2014 21:26 schreef "Sławek Kapłoński" <slawek at kaplonski.pl>:
> > Hello,
> > 
> > I have Arch linux installed on Dell latitude e7440 laptop. Generally
> almost
> > everything works fine but I have one annoying problem. When I type
> something on
> > keyboard, sometimes (randomly) random key is "blocked" like it was
> pressed all
> > time (for example when I wroteeeeeeeeeeee something). This stops when I
> press
> > any other (or even the same) key once again. [...]
> Just a wild guess, search the bios for a keyboard repeat setting.  I doubt
> that it's a hardware issue, because it stops when you hit any key.
> Something you didn't mention;  does this happen on the console, in an X
> session and/or both?
> Mvg, Guus
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