language en but qwertz keyboard

John dingo at
Thu Sep 23 21:29:30 UTC 2004

Raphaƫl Berbain wrote:

> I agree that Sarge's installer allowed me to do that without jumping
> through hoops.  But then, what percentage of users want to perform an
> install with a keyboard layout not matching the locale ?  For the vast
> majority, the keyboard layout, locale, installer language and timezone
> are strongly correlated.  That's one less prompt, it make sense to try
> to minimize the amount of questions asked during install.

I think it would make sense to be able to specify it at the boot prompt, 
preferably with something easier to remember and type than the usual d-i 
stuff. Maybe

Or if you don't know what it is,

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