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Bug 157870 - Can not input english in firstboot if indic keyboard is selected during installation
Can not input english in firstboot if indic keyboard is selected during insta...
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: firstboot (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Chris Lumens
Depends On: 145627
Blocks: FC5Blocker
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Reported: 2005-05-16 12:17 EDT by Jens Petersen
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
5 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2005-10-28 11:57:58 EDT
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Description Jens Petersen 2005-05-16 12:17:01 EDT
+++ 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 06:22:24 EDT
I can confirm this also happends with bulgarian keyboard selected.
Comment 2 Jens Petersen 2005-09-27 09:42:47 EDT
Has this been fixed in FC devel at least?
Comment 3 Chris Lumens 2005-10-25 11:16:40 EDT
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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