soft-fn reproduces the behavior of the Chromebook keyboard's Search key in linux. It uses an evdev uinput device, such that it works in Xorg, Wayland, and virtual consoles. The function keys F1-F10 are effectively remapped to back/forward/reload etc. Use the Search key to get an actual F1-F10. Search+arrows are home/end/Pg up/dn, and Search+alt toggles caps lock.
This build of soft_fn uses the latest git master as some changes appear to be unreleased in the upstream project.
To install soft_fn and enable it:
dnf copr enable jonaslb/soft_fn dnf install soft_fn systemctl enable --now soft_fn
The following unofficial repositories are provided as-is by owner of this project. Contact the owner directly for bugs or issues (IE: not bugzilla).Release Architectures Repo Download Fedora 34 x86_64 (0)* Fedora 34 (0 downloads)
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This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://copr.fedorainfracloud.org/coprs/jonaslb/soft_fn/