kbd — Keyboard Command

Synopsis

/usr/bin/kbd [-r] [-t] [-c on | off] [-a enable | disable] 
  [-d keyboard device] 
/usr/bin/kbd -i [-d keyboard device] 

Description

Use the kbd command to manipulate the state of the keyboard, display the keyboard type, or change the default keyboard abort sequence effect. The default keyboard device being set is /dev/kbd.

The -i option reads and processes default values for the keyclick and keyboard abort settings from the keyboard default file, /etc/default/kbd, shown below.

castle% more /etc/default/kbd #pragma ident "@(#)kbd.dfl 1.2 96/06/07 SMI" # # Copyright 1996, Sun Microsystems, Inc. # All Rights Reserved. # # /etc/default/kbd # # kbd default settings processed via kbd(1). # # KEYBOARD_ABORT affects ...

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