[OpenBIOS] [PATCH] Adds the get-key-map word to the keyboard node.

Segher Boessenkool segher at kernel.crashing.org
Tue Nov 6 00:17:05 CET 2012

> I haven't contacted the QEMU mailing list. The get-key-map word  
> appears to be an Apple added word, so other OS's will not use it.  
> You don't like the fact the Control key is mapped as the Command  
> key. QEMU currently does not send the Command key to the emulated  
> system.

I suspect you're just not asking it properly.

> There are other issues to deal with if the Command key were sent to  
> the guest OS. If QEMU was placed in full screen mode, how would the  
> user return to windowed mode? Command-F wouldn't work any more.


> Another issue is what word would we use to detect the Command key?  
> The "key" word is what I use to detect the pushed key on the  
> keyboard. Would this word be able to detect the Command key?

KEY will not do anything for the control key, either.  You want EKEY
(or some custom word, of course).


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