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== systemd service -> AUR Package ==
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== Extending getty@.service ==
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For many months I used this method, and it caused huge instability problems
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that I couldn't track down... Putting that service in exactly as described
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causes VTs to flicker and go black and unresponsive about half of the time.
  
In reference to to the 12/22 modification by Hgabreu I've created a little service who launch the script described here : [https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Activating_Numlock_on_Bootup#Console]
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Maybe we should put a warning at least?
  
It works fine on my computer so I created a package on AUR, for sharing this little thing with the community.
 
It doesn't depend on a deprecated file from initscript, (/etc/rc.local), it's full systemd :D
 
  
You can try to install it :
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== <s> .sh extension </s> ==
numlockontty package
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as of KDE. script workaround as described didn't work for me.  
[https://aur.archlinux.org/packages/numlockontty/]
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adding .sh extension and pre-kde startup did the trick
 
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--[[User:Josephk|Josephk]] ([[User talk:Josephk|talk]]) 16:58, 23 February 2013 (UTC)
the service name is numLockOnTty, so you just have to enable it.
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: Page updated. Thanks. -- [[User:Fengchao|Fengchao]] ([[User talk:Fengchao|talk]]) 12:55, 11 November 2013 (UTC)
 
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If you think it's useful, we can edit the page to add theses instruction (in proper snglish because mine is a little poor and pretty awful... sorry I'm french ^^")
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--[[User:Ybalrid|Ybalrid]] ([[User talk:Ybalrid|talk]]) 19:37, 2 January 2013 (UTC)
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Revision as of 12:55, 11 November 2013

Extending getty@.service

For many months I used this method, and it caused huge instability problems that I couldn't track down... Putting that service in exactly as described causes VTs to flicker and go black and unresponsive about half of the time.

Maybe we should put a warning at least?


.sh extension

as of KDE. script workaround as described didn't work for me. adding .sh extension and pre-kde startup did the trick --Josephk (talk) 16:58, 23 February 2013 (UTC)

Page updated. Thanks. -- Fengchao (talk) 12:55, 11 November 2013 (UTC)