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Possible to change default keyboard abort sequence?

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Is is possible to change the default keyboard abort sequence to another sequence of your own choosing?  If so, please explain how.  Reason: We have a custom PC-101 keyboard that does not have a left CTRL button.  (Stop laughing!)

System: Several different ones -- UltraSPARC IIi of various speeds, and 1.28GHz UltraSPARC IIIi system.
OS: Solaris 8 and Solaris 9; I would be happy with a solution for either.

(Note that "KEYBOARD_ABORT=alternate" in /etc/default/kbd doesn't count, because it only changes console connections, not keyboard connections.  Also, it doesn't let you choose your own sequence.)

For instance, normally STOP-A on a Sun keyboard will take you down to the OBP "ok" prompt.  Or, if you have a system that uses a standard PC-101 keyboard instead of a Sun keyboard then it's CTRL-BREAK.  Technically, on a PC-101 keyboard, it's Left-CTRL-BREAK because Right-CTRL-BREAK is a different key sequence and it won't work.  I would like to change the Left-CTRL-BREAK to something (anything) else.

I've tried all sorts of stuff with dumpkeys & loadkeys, but this "keyboard abort sequence" thing seems to be at a lower level than keyboard translation tables.  (Redefining some other key to be the LeftCTRL didn't work...but you can redefine letter & number keys willy-nilly.)

thanks-in-advance
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