Bug 1479325 - Manpage mentions rd.vconsole.keymap but dracut expects vconsole.keymap
Manpage mentions rd.vconsole.keymap but dracut expects vconsole.keymap
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
Classification: Red Hat
Component: dracut (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Lukáš Nykrýn
Release Test Team
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Reported: 2017-08-08 07:20 EDT by Lukáš Nykrýn
Modified: 2017-12-08 10:08 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: dracut-033-513.el7
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Last Closed: 2017-12-08 09:42:55 EST
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Description Lukáš Nykrýn 2017-08-08 07:20:17 EDT
Description of problem:
Let's backport:
Comment 2 Jakub Vavra 2017-12-05 03:32:19 EST
The description is vague but based on it this seems incorrect as it is referring to rd.vconsole.keymap and there is no link to see the details of the change:

       Keyboard Settings
           If you have to input passwords for encrypted disk volumes, you might want to set the keyboard layout and specify a display font.

           A typical german kernel command would contain:

               rd.vconsole.font=latarcyrheb-sun16 rd.vconsole.keymap=de-latin1-nodeadkeys rd.locale.LANG=de_DE.UTF-8

           Setting these options can override the setting stored on your system, if you use a modern init system, like systemd.
Comment 3 Lukáš Nykrýn 2017-12-08 09:42:55 EST
Ok, this whole bz was a mistake. We don't use this part of code in rhel.

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