So I wanted to play EDGE. In this game all you do is move in 4 diagonal directions. The original mobile game got it right: you move with the buttons
6. For some reason, the controls for the PC remake are completely idiotic:
D... and there is no way to change it.
I couldn't cope with this, so I've searched for solutions. Unfortunately, all the things I found for Linux are to remap what letters or actions each key generates, but not the actual keys. As EDGE is an SDL game, it deals with the scancodes directly so nothing worked.
By accident I found
setkeycodes. With it, the solution is simple:
setkeycodes 0x10 17 0x1b 32 0x28 31
This piece of code will make
A stays the same). So the controls become
'. Look at the keyboard and see how intuitive that is.