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authorJesse Adkins <>2010-08-25 13:48:29 -0700
committerPeter Hutterer <>2010-09-01 14:44:40 +1000
commit4a12aecac670debd0dafb17c245fccb93eea2d60 (patch)
parenta90052ba8697e217b0dc68057d7b9202ae8797db (diff)
xfree86: Document terminate not mapped by default (bug 25083)
Document that terminate is not mapped to Ctrl+Alt+Backspace by default, to help alleviate some confusion. Signed-off-by: Jesse Adkins <> Reviewed-by: Peter Hutterer <> Signed-off-by: Peter Hutterer <>
1 files changed, 10 insertions, 0 deletions
diff --git a/hw/xfree86/doc/man/ b/hw/xfree86/doc/man/
index 46d0e4468..805f3a3e2 100644
--- a/hw/xfree86/doc/man/
+++ b/hw/xfree86/doc/man/
@@ -1,4 +1,6 @@
.\" $XdotOrg: xserver/xorg/hw/xfree86/doc/man/,v 1.3 2005/07/04 18:41:01 ajax Exp $
+.\" shorthand for double quote that works everywhere.
+.ds q \N'34'
.TH __xservername__ __appmansuffix__ __vendorversion__
__xservername__ - X11R7 X server
@@ -440,6 +442,14 @@ Immediately kills the server -- no questions asked. It can be disabled by
setting the
.B DontZap
__xconfigfile__(__filemansuffix__) file option to a TRUE value.
+.RS 8
+It should be noted that zapping is triggered by the
+.B Terminate_Server
+action in the keyboard map. This action is not part of the default keymaps
+but can be enabled with the XKB option
+.B \*qterminate:ctrl_alt_bksp\*q.
.TP 8
.B Ctrl+Alt+Keypad-Plus
Change video mode to next one specified in the configuration file.