x configuration

Fabio Massimo Di Nitto fabbione at fabbione.net
Mon Sep 20 20:12:41 UTC 2004

On Mon, 20 Sep 2004, Fábio Mendes wrote:

> [...]
> > lshw is not part of xfree86, but i can't say if it is right or not either.
> > You need to make the final call for it.
> >
> > In case please file a bug on the BTS at: https://bugzilla.ubuntu.com/
> I'll check with my friend what is the real memory of that card and then
> file the bug if it's the case.
> [...]
> > > Modes           "1280x1024" "1024x768" "1024x768" "1024x768" "1024x768"
> > > "1024x768" "832x624" "800x600" "800x600" "800x600" "800x600" "720x400"
> > > "720x400" "640x480" "640x480" "640x480" "640x480" "640x480"
> >
> > Yes, this is a known bug that has been fixed. Did you install from CD or
> > from the network?
> I installed from the net. It seems that the bugfix is not upstream yet.
> My source.list was at time of installation:
>  deb http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ warty main restricted
>  deb http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu warty-security main restricted
> And the xfree-package is:
>   xfree86-common_4.3.0.dfsg.1-6ubuntu18_all.deb
> > This might be related to a wrong LANG <-> keyboard layout mapping, can you
> > kindly tell us what is the correct layout for your LANG?
> >
> Of course! here it goes (it's the standart configuration for most
> brazillian keyboards:
> Section "InputDevice"
>         Identifier      "Generic Keyboard"
>         Driver          "keyboard"
>         Option          "CoreKeyboard"
>         Option          "XkbRules"      "xfree86"
>         Option          "XkbModel"      "abnt2"
>         Option          "XkbLayout"     "br"
>         Option          "XkbVariant"    "abnt2"
> EndSection

And what is your LANG??

echo $LANG


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