[Inx] replace CapsLock with Escape?

Karl Goetz karl at kgoetz.id.au
Sat Oct 4 16:54:27 PDT 2014

On 2/10/2014 6:58 am, Ludo Beckers wrote:
> I really can't recall exactly how I did it, as it's been quite a while.
> I did get an offlist reply from someone confirming there's no more updates,
> so I completely dropped the idea. (Might still have that mail somewhere..)

No worries, I was just wondering if you were installing 1.1 from the
website or using the bzr branch on launchpad to try and get the latest.

> Are you suggesting INX is still usable even though based on the very old
> Ubuntu 8?

It won't be usable without changes and in some cases (like the video
playback) it will be completely unusable due to changes in the
underlying software stack.

> I thought it was a very fun project to learn more about Linux.
> Meanwhile I did a text-only install of Debian7 and later added Openbox as
> GUI to keep it minimal.
> INX was more fun though :-)

If you'd like to hack around and try to get it working you're more then
welcome :)


>    ---------- Forwarded message ----------
>> From: Karl Goetz <karl at kgoetz.id.au>
>> To: inx at lists.inx.maincontent.net
>> Cc:
>> Date: Tue, 30 Sep 2014 20:35:24 +1000
>> Subject: Re: [Inx] replace CapsLock with Escape?
>> On 1/09/2014 6:28 pm, Ludo Beckers wrote:
>>> Date: Sat, 17 Aug 2013 21:10:41 +1000
>>>> Subject: Re: [Inx] replace CapsLock with Escape?
>>>> Ludo Beckers <lazylew at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>> Is there a way to do it in INX?
>>>>> I'm using the fully installed version.
>>>> This provides several suggested ways  - I used some a long time ago.
>>>> http://www.noah.org/wiki/CapsLock_Remap_Howto#Linux_Console
>>> A year later... (that's because I've been without a spare machine for
>>> all this time) I'm installing INX1.7 once again, but today no mirror
>>> seems to work, even ones that say "archive".
>>> I guess it's because it was based on Ubuntu 8 and that is not
>>> supported anymore?
>>> Does this also mean there's no INX available anymore to install
>> permanently?
>>> PS Thanks Karl, I was finally going to use the info you sent :-)
>> Hi Ludo,
>> Could you provide more information about how you were trying to install it?

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