Bug 157870 - Can not input english in firstboot if indic keyboard is selected during installation
Summary: Can not input english in firstboot if indic keyboard is selected during insta...
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: firstboot
Version: 4
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Chris Lumens
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Depends On: 145627
Blocks: FC5Blocker
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-05-16 16:17 UTC by Jens Petersen
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2005-10-28 15:57:58 UTC
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Description Jens Petersen 2005-05-16 16:17:01 UTC
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #145627 +++

Description of problem:
If user selects an indic keyboard layout as default during the
cd install (or "linux nopass"), its not possible to input ascii
during firstboot. Its possible to input ascii during the install
and after bootup, the problem is only during firstboot.
Tested on fc4test3.

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Select an indic keyboard during installation
2. Complete install and reboot into firstboot
Actual results:
Cannot input any english text in firstboot

Expected results:
Should be able to input english

Comment 1 Doncho Gunchev 2005-05-18 10:22:24 UTC
I can confirm this also happends with bulgarian keyboard selected.

Comment 2 Jens Petersen 2005-09-27 13:42:47 UTC
Has this been fixed in FC devel at least?

Comment 3 Chris Lumens 2005-10-25 15:16:40 UTC
What is required to be able to input English text in firstboot if X is set up to
use a different keyboard by default?

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