Question about keyboard layouts for Apple machines

Matt Zimmerman mdz at
Fri Sep 24 16:53:57 UTC 2004

On Fri, Sep 24, 2004 at 12:09:31PM +0200, Carlos Perelló Marín wrote:

> The main problem is that in console the default installation choose the
> mac-usb-es keymap and XFree86 the "macintosh" Model with those layouts I'm
> not able to use the AltGr key so I'm not able to type: \|@#~½/€¢ and other
> chars and some other keys are not mapped correctly.

It should be possible to address this for Hoary, where we are planning an
interactive tool to determine the correct keyboard layout based on very
simple instructions.

 - mdz

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