Quick access to ASCII code of a key

showkey -a

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By: totti
2012-01-26 10:47:19

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Doesn't do laptop function keys
billbose · 351 weeks and 5 days ago
BSD: -bash: showkey: command not found
putnamhill · 351 weeks and 5 days ago
@billbose: It does, but you need to run it in an environment that doesn't trap laptop function keys (i.e,. not in a terminal in X windows). Try a getty terminal (Ctrl+Alt+F1)
vicho · 351 weeks and 3 days ago
how to stop??
forgetbook · 274 weeks and 4 days ago

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