[ALUG] Help keyboard madness!

Richard Lewis richardlewis at fastmail.co.uk
Mon Jul 7 09:45:07 BST 2008

At Sun, 6 Jul 2008 19:32:26 +0100,
Peter Alcibiades wrote:
> Installation is Mandriva 2008 One with KDE.  Whenever the lower case d is 
> pressed, the system instantly logs off the user and starts a new session.  
> What on earth can be going on?  Upper case D does not do it.  Changing the 
> keyboard makes no difference.  Restarting makes no difference.  We have done 
> nothing I can think of to set this (and I would not know in any case where to 
> set it).
It could be a KDE thing. Check the file ~/.kde/share/config/kdeglobals
and look for the settings for "Log Out" and "Log Out Without
Confirmation". It's possible that one of those may be set to 'd'.

Have you tried a different window manager/desktop environment?

Richard Lewis
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