ubuntu-ppc, some problems during installation...

Colin Watson cjwatson at canonical.com
Sat Sep 18 12:11:23 UTC 2004

[moving to ubuntu-users]

On Sat, Sep 18, 2004 at 10:34:50AM +0200, Marco Bonetti wrote:
> I found a problem during the installation on new ppc: the keyboard is set up 
> when language is choosen, problem is that on the power book and some other 
> models (ibook, i think) we do not have a macintosh keyboard, but a PC-104 
> one.
> So, if english is the main language there isn't so many problems (numbers and 
> letters are on the right keys, "just" the simbols are mixed) but if I choose 
> the Italian one everything is screwed up :)

Yep, bug #1171.

> I think that adding the possibility to choose a keyboard layout during the 
> automatic install process would be a good thing.

Boot the CD with 'linux DEBCONF_PRIORITY=high' and a few more questions
will be asked, including keyboard layout.


Colin Watson                                    [cjwatson at canonical.com]

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