Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 143770
keyboard layout switch back to US Layout
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:57 EST
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Description of problem:
i installed FC3 with keyboard layout swiss german. After System reboot the keyboard
layout switchs back US Layout. I must switch back manually to swiss german
everytime i reboot the system.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.switch to swissgerman layout
3.try to mak a "z" or "y"
Actual Results: keyboard layout back to US layout
Expected Results: keyboard layout swissgerman
cat /etc/sysconfig/keyboard and your xorg.conf as seperate,
uncompressed attachments please
Are you talking about console,X or both?
the problem is resolved.
before i installed FC3, i worked with FC2 and the home Directory
"/home/user" is on a own partition wich was configured and mounted in
After installing FC3 the system had inform me on first boot that the
console layout not the same as in gnome, with a question wich layout
FC3 should use. i choose to use gnome layout, after that i take
notice about the problem buged. after 2 or 3 takes i detected that the
problem was in the home diretory of the user, after deleting this
directory "/home/user" and reinstalling a new user directory the
problem was taken.
have you an idear what the problem was ??
Yes there are per-user preferences in gnome which can be set
Hat->Preferences->Keyboard which is seperate to
system-config-keyboard. It's possible your FC2 user had a preference
set, if you had chosen to use the system layout it should have been