Programmable keypad

Collins Richey crichey at
Sun Oct 5 10:49:17 PDT 2008

On Sun, Oct 5, 2008 at 10:09 AM, Michael Hipp <Michael at> wrote:
> I'm looking for a keypad (like a numeric keypad) but that I can program to
> certain keystrokes rather than what's written on the keycaps. It probably
> needs to be USB.
> Anyone make such a thing, or any way in Linux to intercept and translate
> certain keystrokes?

X has built-in facilities for munging the actions from a given key
press, but working it all out is an arcane science.

Collins Richey
     If you fill your heart with regrets of yesterday and the worries
     of tomorrow, you have no today to be thankful for.

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