Changes keyboard attributes stored in the Object Data Manager (ODM) database.
chhwkbd [ -d Delay ] [ -r Repetition ] [ -c ClickerVolume ] [ -a AlarmVolume ] [ -m [ "KR" | "JP" | "TW" ] ] [ -t [ "nonum" ] ]
The chhwkbd command changes the following keyboard attributes stored in the ODM database:
Changes to the keyboard attributes take effect after system restart.
You can use the Devices application in Web-based System Manager (wsm) to change device characteristics. You could also use the System Management Interface Tool (SMIT) smit chgkbd fast path to run this command.
|-a AlarmVolume||Sets the alarm volume to the specified value. Values for the
AlarmVolume variable are defined below:
|-c ClickerVolume||Sets the clicker volume to the specified value. Values for the
ClickerVolume variable are defined below:
|-d Delay||Sets the keyboard repetition delay to the specified value. The Delay variable can be 250, 500, 750, or 1000 msec. The default value is 500 msec.|
|-m [ "KR" | "JP" | "TW" ]||Provides extended keyboard identification for the following
Note: This flag is valid only when an IBM RS/6000 106-key keyboard or an IBM PS/2 keyboard or equivalent keyboard is attached to the workstation.
|-r Repetition||Sets the rate of repetition to the specified value. The Repetition variable can be an integer from 2 to 30 inclusive. The default value is 11 characters per second.|
|-t ["nonum"]||Enables or disables numeric pad emulation. To enable numeric pad emultaion, specify the "nonum" parameter. Use the -t flag without specifying a value to disable numeric pad emulation.|
- This flag is valid only when an IBM PS/2 keyboard or equivalent keyboard is attached to the workstation.
- "nonum" means no numeric keypad.
|/usr/bin/chhwkbd||Contains the chhwkbd command.|
Low Function Terminal (LFT) Subsystem Overview in AIX 5L Version 5.1 Kernel Extensions and Device Support Programming Concepts.
For information on installing the Web-based System Manager, see Chapter 2: Installation and System Requirements in AIX 5L Version 5.1 Web-based System Manager Administration Guide.