Sticky shift key with synergy in Fedora 12

My synergy setup at work is relatively simple. I have a MacBook Pro running Snow Leopard that acts as a synergy server and a desktop running Fedora 12 as a synergy client. On the Mac, I use SynergyKM to manage the synergy server. The Fedora box uses my gdm strategy for starting synergy at the login screen and in GNOME. I kept having an issue where the shift key would become stuck regardless of the settings I set for the client or server....

2010-03-04 · 2 min · Major Hayden

Automatically starting synergy in GDM in Ubuntu/Fedora

Before you follow this guide, be sure to read about the issue I had in Fedora 12 with this strategy. At work, I have a Mac Mini as my main workstation with one monitor. There’s another monitor to the right which is connected to my Linux box. I run a synergy server on the Mac, and I run a synergy client in Linux. However, I was getting pretty frustrated when I’d have to manually start the synergy client on the Linux box with another keyboard....

2008-07-30 · 2 min · Major Hayden