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Xmodmap for mimicking pok3r keyboard layer.
! Trying to F*** with my keyboard.
!
! The theory is that if I make the caps lock be the "Mode_switch" key,
! then I can change what happens for each key when I press the "Mode_switch" key.
!
! I'm not using the "Mode_switch" key anyway...
!
! This will make the caps lock be the "Mode_switch" key.
clear Lock
! 66 is the Caps_Lock.
keycode 66 = Mode_switch Mode_switch
! This is where we remap any key's Mode_switch symbols.
!
! This is the xmodmap keymap table. This is the structure:
! keycode XX = A B C D
! XX is the keycode (not the keysym, retrieved by xev)
! A is the keysym output when just the key is pressed
! B is the keysym output when the key is pressed + Shift
! C is the keysym output when the key is pressed + Mode_switch (now capslock)
! D is the keysym output when the key is pressed + Shift + Mode_switch (now capslock)
! make some arrow keys on the h, j, k, l row
keycode 43 = h H Left Left
keycode 44 = j J Down Down
keycode 45 = k K Up Up
keycode 46 = l L Right Right
keycode 31 = i I Home Home
keycode 57 = n N End End
! Page Up
keycode 30 = u U Prior Prior
! Page Down
keycode 32 = o O Next Next
! Make the number row function keys. This is pretty pointless, and it doesn't work in some places...
keycode 10 = 1 exclam F1 F1
keycode 11 = 2 at F2 F2
keycode 12 = 3 numbersign F3 F3
keycode 13 = 4 dollar F4 F4
keycode 14 = 5 percent F5 F5
keycode 15 = 6 asciicircum F6 F6
keycode 16 = 7 ampersand F7 F7
keycode 17 = 8 asterisk F8 F8
keycode 18 = 9 parenleft F9 F9
keycode 19 = 0 parenright F10 F10
keycode 20 = minus underscore F11 F11
keycode 21 = equal plus F12 F12
! This is the original eng(us) I think.
! keycode 8 =
! keycode 9 = Escape NoSymbol Escape
! keycode 10 = 1 exclam 1 exclam
! keycode 11 = 2 at 2 at
! keycode 12 = 3 numbersign 3 numbersign
! keycode 13 = 4 dollar 4 dollar
! keycode 14 = 5 percent 5 percent
! keycode 15 = 6 asciicircum 6 asciicircum
! keycode 16 = 7 ampersand 7 ampersand
! keycode 17 = 8 asterisk 8 asterisk
! keycode 18 = 9 parenleft 9 parenleft
! keycode 19 = 0 parenright 0 parenright
! keycode 20 = minus underscore minus underscore
! keycode 21 = equal plus equal plus
! keycode 22 = BackSpace BackSpace BackSpace BackSpace
! keycode 23 = Tab ISO_Left_Tab Tab ISO_Left_Tab
! keycode 24 = q Q q Q
! keycode 25 = w W w W
! keycode 26 = e E e E
! keycode 27 = r R r R
! keycode 28 = t T t T
! keycode 29 = y Y y Y
! keycode 30 = u U u U
! keycode 31 = i I i I
! keycode 32 = o O o O
! keycode 33 = p P p P
! keycode 34 = bracketleft braceleft bracketleft braceleft
! keycode 35 = bracketright braceright bracketright braceright
! keycode 36 = Return NoSymbol Return
! keycode 37 = Control_L NoSymbol Control_L
! keycode 38 = a A a A
! keycode 39 = s S s S
! keycode 40 = d D d D
! keycode 41 = f F f F
! keycode 42 = g G g G
! keycode 43 = h H h H
! keycode 44 = j J j J
! keycode 45 = k K k K
! keycode 46 = l L l L
! keycode 47 = semicolon colon semicolon colon
! keycode 48 = apostrophe quotedbl apostrophe quotedbl
! keycode 49 = grave asciitilde grave asciitilde
! keycode 50 = Shift_L NoSymbol Shift_L
! keycode 51 = backslash bar backslash bar
! keycode 52 = z Z z Z
! keycode 53 = x X x X
! keycode 54 = c C c C
! keycode 55 = v V v V
! keycode 56 = b B b B
! keycode 57 = n N n N
! keycode 58 = m M m M
! keycode 59 = comma less comma less
! keycode 60 = period greater period greater
! keycode 61 = slash question slash question
! keycode 62 = Shift_R NoSymbol Shift_R
! keycode 63 = KP_Multiply KP_Multiply KP_Multiply KP_Multiply KP_Multiply KP_Multiply XF86ClearGrab
! keycode 64 = Alt_L Meta_L Alt_L Meta_L
! keycode 65 = space NoSymbol space
! keycode 66 = Caps_Lock NoSymbol Caps_Lock
! keycode 67 = F1 F1 F1 F1 F1 F1 XF86Switch_VT_1
! keycode 68 = F2 F2 F2 F2 F2 F2 XF86Switch_VT_2
! keycode 69 = F3 F3 F3 F3 F3 F3 XF86Switch_VT_3
! keycode 70 = F4 F4 F4 F4 F4 F4 XF86Switch_VT_4
! keycode 71 = F5 F5 F5 F5 F5 F5 XF86Switch_VT_5
! keycode 72 = F6 F6 F6 F6 F6 F6 XF86Switch_VT_6
! keycode 73 = F7 F7 F7 F7 F7 F7 XF86Switch_VT_7
! keycode 74 = F8 F8 F8 F8 F8 F8 XF86Switch_VT_8
! keycode 75 = F9 F9 F9 F9 F9 F9 XF86Switch_VT_9
! keycode 76 = F10 F10 F10 F10 F10 F10 XF86Switch_VT_10
! keycode 77 = Num_Lock NoSymbol Num_Lock
! keycode 78 = Scroll_Lock NoSymbol Scroll_Lock
! keycode 79 = KP_Home KP_7 KP_Home KP_7
! keycode 80 = KP_Up KP_8 KP_Up KP_8
! keycode 81 = KP_Prior KP_9 KP_Prior KP_9
! keycode 82 = KP_Subtract KP_Subtract KP_Subtract KP_Subtract KP_Subtract KP_Subtract XF86Prev_VMode
! keycode 83 = KP_Left KP_4 KP_Left KP_4
! keycode 84 = KP_Begin KP_5 KP_Begin KP_5
! keycode 85 = KP_Right KP_6 KP_Right KP_6
! keycode 86 = KP_Add KP_Add KP_Add KP_Add KP_Add KP_Add XF86Next_VMode
! keycode 87 = KP_End KP_1 KP_End KP_1
! keycode 88 = KP_Down KP_2 KP_Down KP_2
! keycode 89 = KP_Next KP_3 KP_Next KP_3
! keycode 90 = KP_Insert KP_0 KP_Insert KP_0
! keycode 91 = KP_Delete KP_Decimal KP_Delete KP_Decimal
! keycode 92 = ISO_Level3_Shift NoSymbol ISO_Level3_Shift
! keycode 93 =
! keycode 94 = less greater less greater bar brokenbar bar
! keycode 95 = F11 F11 F11 F11 F11 F11 XF86Switch_VT_11
! keycode 96 = F12 F12 F12 F12 F12 F12 XF86Switch_VT_12
! keycode 97 =
! keycode 98 = Katakana NoSymbol Katakana
! keycode 99 = Hiragana NoSymbol Hiragana
! keycode 100 = Henkan_Mode NoSymbol Henkan_Mode
! keycode 101 = Hiragana_Katakana NoSymbol Hiragana_Katakana
! keycode 102 = Muhenkan NoSymbol Muhenkan
! keycode 103 =
! keycode 104 = KP_Enter NoSymbol KP_Enter
! keycode 105 = Control_R NoSymbol Control_R
! keycode 106 = KP_Divide KP_Divide KP_Divide KP_Divide KP_Divide KP_Divide XF86Ungrab
! keycode 107 = Print Sys_Req Print Sys_Req
! keycode 108 = Alt_R Meta_R Alt_R Meta_R
! keycode 109 = Linefeed NoSymbol Linefeed
! keycode 110 = Home NoSymbol Home
! keycode 111 = Up NoSymbol Up
! keycode 112 = Prior NoSymbol Prior
! keycode 113 = Left NoSymbol Left
! keycode 114 = Right NoSymbol Right
! keycode 115 = End NoSymbol End
! keycode 116 = Down NoSymbol Down
! keycode 117 = Next NoSymbol Next
! keycode 118 = Insert NoSymbol Insert
! keycode 119 = Delete NoSymbol Delete
! keycode 120 =
! keycode 121 = XF86AudioMute NoSymbol XF86AudioMute
! keycode 122 = XF86AudioLowerVolume NoSymbol XF86AudioLowerVolume
! keycode 123 = XF86AudioRaiseVolume NoSymbol XF86AudioRaiseVolume
! keycode 124 = XF86PowerOff NoSymbol XF86PowerOff
! keycode 125 = KP_Equal NoSymbol KP_Equal
! keycode 126 = plusminus NoSymbol plusminus
! keycode 127 = Pause Break Pause Break
! keycode 128 = XF86LaunchA NoSymbol XF86LaunchA
! keycode 129 = KP_Decimal KP_Decimal KP_Decimal KP_Decimal
! keycode 130 = Hangul NoSymbol Hangul
! keycode 131 = Hangul_Hanja NoSymbol Hangul_Hanja
! keycode 132 =
! keycode 133 = Super_L NoSymbol Super_L
! keycode 134 = Super_R NoSymbol Super_R
! keycode 135 = Menu NoSymbol Menu
! keycode 136 = Cancel NoSymbol Cancel
! keycode 137 = Redo NoSymbol Redo
! keycode 138 = SunProps NoSymbol SunProps
! keycode 139 = Undo NoSymbol Undo
! keycode 140 = SunFront NoSymbol SunFront
! keycode 141 = XF86Copy NoSymbol XF86Copy
! keycode 142 = XF86Open NoSymbol XF86Open
! keycode 143 = XF86Paste NoSymbol XF86Paste
! keycode 144 = Find NoSymbol Find
! keycode 145 = XF86Cut NoSymbol XF86Cut
! keycode 146 = Help NoSymbol Help
! keycode 147 = XF86MenuKB NoSymbol XF86MenuKB
! keycode 148 = XF86Calculator NoSymbol XF86Calculator
! keycode 149 =
! keycode 150 = XF86Sleep NoSymbol XF86Sleep
! keycode 151 = XF86WakeUp NoSymbol XF86WakeUp
! keycode 152 = XF86Explorer NoSymbol XF86Explorer
! keycode 153 = XF86Send NoSymbol XF86Send
! keycode 154 =
! keycode 155 = XF86Xfer NoSymbol XF86Xfer
! keycode 156 = XF86Launch1 NoSymbol XF86Launch1
! keycode 157 = XF86Launch2 NoSymbol XF86Launch2
! keycode 158 = XF86WWW NoSymbol XF86WWW
! keycode 159 = XF86DOS NoSymbol XF86DOS
! keycode 160 = XF86ScreenSaver NoSymbol XF86ScreenSaver
! keycode 161 =
! keycode 162 = XF86RotateWindows NoSymbol XF86RotateWindows
! keycode 163 = XF86Mail NoSymbol XF86Mail
! keycode 164 = XF86Favorites NoSymbol XF86Favorites
! keycode 165 = XF86MyComputer NoSymbol XF86MyComputer
! keycode 166 = XF86Back NoSymbol XF86Back
! keycode 167 = XF86Forward NoSymbol XF86Forward
! keycode 168 =
! keycode 169 = XF86Eject NoSymbol XF86Eject
! keycode 170 = XF86Eject XF86Eject XF86Eject XF86Eject
! keycode 171 = XF86AudioNext NoSymbol XF86AudioNext
! keycode 172 = XF86AudioPlay XF86AudioPause XF86AudioPlay XF86AudioPause
! keycode 173 = XF86AudioPrev NoSymbol XF86AudioPrev
! keycode 174 = XF86AudioStop XF86Eject XF86AudioStop XF86Eject
! keycode 175 = XF86AudioRecord NoSymbol XF86AudioRecord
! keycode 176 = XF86AudioRewind NoSymbol XF86AudioRewind
! keycode 177 = XF86Phone NoSymbol XF86Phone
! keycode 178 =
! keycode 179 = XF86Tools NoSymbol XF86Tools
! keycode 180 = XF86HomePage NoSymbol XF86HomePage
! keycode 181 = XF86Reload NoSymbol XF86Reload
! keycode 182 = XF86Close NoSymbol XF86Close
! keycode 183 =
! keycode 184 =
! keycode 185 = XF86ScrollUp NoSymbol XF86ScrollUp
! keycode 186 = XF86ScrollDown NoSymbol XF86ScrollDown
! keycode 187 = parenleft NoSymbol parenleft
! keycode 188 = parenright NoSymbol parenright
! keycode 189 = XF86New NoSymbol XF86New
! keycode 190 = Redo NoSymbol Redo
! keycode 191 = XF86Tools NoSymbol XF86Tools
! keycode 192 = XF86Launch5 NoSymbol XF86Launch5
! keycode 193 = XF86Launch6 NoSymbol XF86Launch6
! keycode 194 = XF86Launch7 NoSymbol XF86Launch7
! keycode 195 = XF86Launch8 NoSymbol XF86Launch8
! keycode 196 = XF86Launch9 NoSymbol XF86Launch9
! keycode 197 =
! keycode 198 = XF86AudioMicMute NoSymbol XF86AudioMicMute
! keycode 199 = XF86TouchpadToggle NoSymbol XF86TouchpadToggle
! keycode 200 = XF86TouchpadOn NoSymbol XF86TouchpadOn
! keycode 201 = XF86TouchpadOff NoSymbol XF86TouchpadOff
! keycode 202 =
! keycode 203 = Mode_switch NoSymbol Mode_switch
! keycode 204 = NoSymbol Alt_L NoSymbol Alt_L
! keycode 205 = NoSymbol Meta_L NoSymbol Meta_L
! keycode 206 = NoSymbol Super_L NoSymbol Super_L
! keycode 207 = NoSymbol Hyper_L NoSymbol Hyper_L
! keycode 208 = XF86AudioPlay NoSymbol XF86AudioPlay
! keycode 209 = XF86AudioPause NoSymbol XF86AudioPause
! keycode 210 = XF86Launch3 NoSymbol XF86Launch3
! keycode 211 = XF86Launch4 NoSymbol XF86Launch4
! keycode 212 = XF86LaunchB NoSymbol XF86LaunchB
! keycode 213 = XF86Suspend NoSymbol XF86Suspend
! keycode 214 = XF86Close NoSymbol XF86Close
! keycode 215 = XF86AudioPlay NoSymbol XF86AudioPlay
! keycode 216 = XF86AudioForward NoSymbol XF86AudioForward
! keycode 217 =
! keycode 218 = Print NoSymbol Print
! keycode 219 =
! keycode 220 = XF86WebCam NoSymbol XF86WebCam
! keycode 221 =
! keycode 222 =
! keycode 223 = XF86Mail NoSymbol XF86Mail
! keycode 224 = XF86Messenger NoSymbol XF86Messenger
! keycode 225 = XF86Search NoSymbol XF86Search
! keycode 226 = XF86Go NoSymbol XF86Go
! keycode 227 = XF86Finance NoSymbol XF86Finance
! keycode 228 = XF86Game NoSymbol XF86Game
! keycode 229 = XF86Shop NoSymbol XF86Shop
! keycode 230 =
! keycode 231 = Cancel NoSymbol Cancel
! keycode 232 = XF86MonBrightnessDown NoSymbol XF86MonBrightnessDown
! keycode 233 = XF86MonBrightnessUp NoSymbol XF86MonBrightnessUp
! keycode 234 = XF86AudioMedia NoSymbol XF86AudioMedia
! keycode 235 = XF86Display NoSymbol XF86Display
! keycode 236 = XF86KbdLightOnOff NoSymbol XF86KbdLightOnOff
! keycode 237 = XF86KbdBrightnessDown NoSymbol XF86KbdBrightnessDown
! keycode 238 = XF86KbdBrightnessUp NoSymbol XF86KbdBrightnessUp
! keycode 239 = XF86Send NoSymbol XF86Send
! keycode 240 = XF86Reply NoSymbol XF86Reply
! keycode 241 = XF86MailForward NoSymbol XF86MailForward
! keycode 242 = XF86Save NoSymbol XF86Save
! keycode 243 = XF86Documents NoSymbol XF86Documents
! keycode 244 = XF86Battery NoSymbol XF86Battery
! keycode 245 = XF86Bluetooth NoSymbol XF86Bluetooth
! keycode 246 = XF86WLAN NoSymbol XF86WLAN
! keycode 247 =
! keycode 248 =
! keycode 249 =
! keycode 250 =
! keycode 251 =
! keycode 252 =
! keycode 253 =
! keycode 254 =
! keycode 255 =
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@jeffeb3 jeffeb3 commented Jan 29, 2016

The long story here is that I wanted to try a 60 key keyboard. But I wasn't sure if I could train my brain to use the wasd, or hjkl keys to do the arrow functions. I wanted something like this to try it out. I couldn't find it.

Now, I am so trained that when I don't have my pok3r keyboard, I'm frustrated every time I have to use the arrow keys, so I read about xmodmap, and figured out a way to do it. This doesn't work exactly the same, because there are no macros, only single key presses. This also will probably screw up if you are using one of those magic extra language keys.

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@DeastinY DeastinY commented Nov 10, 2017

thanks a bunch ! Trying to do exactly the same 👍

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@yakir12 yakir12 commented Oct 17, 2019

I don't get it. Don't we need to define only the missing keys?

  1. hjkl arrows
  2. delete
  3. function keys
  4. grave accent `
  5. tilde ~
  6. and maybe home and end

the defaults of the rest are fine.

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