Bug 474166

Summary: keyboard configuration fails on firstboot if latinamerican selected
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Jose_Saucedo <jlsaucedo>
Component: system-config-keyboardAssignee: Lubomir Rintel <lkundrak>
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Description Jose_Saucedo 2008-12-02 11:00:19 EST
Description of problem:

If the latinamerican (la-latam) layout is selected during instalation, at first boot, it will not show this layout when prompted to create a new user account, it will show symbols that, by further exploration, i have found out they belong to laotian layout (la) and the only way to continue is to not create a new user account, and the keyboard layout will be latinamerican until the login screen appears. This bug is present since fedora 5.

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How reproducible:
choose latinamaerican layout at installation

Steps to Reproduce:
1.select latinamerican layout when installing (not sure if is necessary, but also chose spanish language)
2.when prompted to create the user account at first boot, the symbols will be laotian, and the system will show a message asking for valid characters
3.cancel user account creation
4.the latam layout will not show until login screen, but you only have root account, and must create the user account from there
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Comment 1 Lubomir Rintel 2008-12-02 17:37:29 EST
Thanks for the report, I will take a look at the issue.
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Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2009-07-14 14:10:56 EDT
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