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Bug 173268 - Modular X: keyboard map changes in system-config-keyboard and anaconda
Modular X: keyboard map changes in system-config-keyboard and anaconda
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: rhpl (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Chris Lumens
: 173600 (view as bug list)
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Blocks: xorg-modular
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Reported: 2005-11-15 14:45 EST by Nicolas Mailhot
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-12-05 09:57:06 EST
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Description Nicolas Mailhot 2005-11-15 14:45:29 EST
Modular X uses new xkbdata wich is significantly different from the one in old xorg

At least the fr-latin9 map changed to latin9 variant of fr map

system-config-keyboard needs to be audited to make sure it can cope with the new
Comment 1 Nicolas Mailhot 2005-11-15 14:49:53 EST
Moving to rhpl as I guess that's what system-config-keyboard & anaconda use as
keyboard data
Comment 2 Chris Lumens 2005-11-22 11:51:28 EST
Please test after test1 and see if this works for you.
Comment 3 Nicolas Mailhot 2005-11-22 13:48:36 EST
Ok, I'll test keyboard in the install phase (won't actually overwrite/update my
install though)
Comment 4 Nicolas Mailhot 2005-12-04 08:49:24 EST
I can confirm system-config-keyboard works in rawhide now

Loading /lib/kbd/keymaps/i386/azerty/fr-latin9.map.gz
assuming iso-8859-1 cedilla
assuming iso-8859-1 acute
assuming iso-8859-1 diaeresis
assuming iso-8859-1 brokenbar
assuming iso-8859-1 threequarters
assuming iso-8859-1 currency
assuming iso-8859-1 onehalf
assuming iso-8859-1 onequarter

-> should not we use UTF-8 by default now ?

Didn't try anaconda yet (but it's using the same backend right ?)
Comment 5 Chris Lumens 2005-12-05 09:57:06 EST
Yes, anaconda uses the rhpl code as well so this should be fixed.  Closing based
on comment #4.  If you experience problems in anaconda, feel free to reopen.
Comment 6 Mike A. Harris 2006-02-21 20:53:25 EST
*** Bug 173600 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

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