change keyboard layout in the console with X11-Keymap
minghua at ubuntu.com
Sun Jul 22 00:28:28 BST 2007
On Thu, Jul 19, 2007 at 09:37:42AM +0200, Benjamin Kellermann wrote:
> I read on http://www.pro-linux.de/news/2006/10284.html (sorry, german
> link) that it should be possible since edgy to change the keyboard
> layout of the console with the X11 keymaps.
> I asked this question on several forums but never got an answer to it.
> I am involved to the development to the NEO-Layout (a keyboard Layout
> optimized for the German language like the dvorak for english).
> We don’t know, if we have to write a .kmap file to provide our Layout
> for the console or if we can realize it with our existing xkb-files.
I am not familiar with this part of the system, but I don't think
ubuntu-motu list is the best place to ask. Since both console keymaps
and X11 keymaps should be controlled by main packages, it's more
suitable to ask in ubuntu-devel or ubuntu-devel-discuss list.
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