February 23, 2001
Mapping extras function keys with XFree 4.0
Author: JT Smith
Wondering what to do with those extra function keys at the top of your keyboard? You're in luck: Linux.com's Josh Boudreau outlines an easy way to put those extra buttons to work. All you need is the scancode of your keyboard, the use of the xev program, and... well, you get the idea. It's easier than it sounds.