Virt-manager won’t release mouse on Mac OS X

This was quite annoying, but thanks to Major hayden (thanks pal) I was able to resolve this issue by making a file on my Mac to make sure the bindings are there.

Make sure you close X Quartz first.

touch ~/.Xmodmap 
echo "clear Mod1" >> ~/.Xmodmap 
echo "keycode 66 = Alt_L"  >> ~/.Xmodmap 
echo "keycode 69 = Alt_R" >> ~/.Xmodmap 
echo "add Mod1 = Alt_L" >> ~/.Xmodmap 
echo "add Mod1 = Alt_R" >> ~/.Xmodmap 

Job done! Now it works nicely 😀 This might be relevant to those using xen, kvm and libvirtd in particular.

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