Bug 219006 - system-config-keyboard crashed when it starts
system-config-keyboard crashed when it starts
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: system-config-keyboard (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Paul Nasrat
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Reported: 2006-12-08 21:34 EST by Mario J. Vega
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:38 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-01-13 11:11:05 EST
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Description Mario J. Vega 2006-12-08 21:34:19 EST
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Description of problem:
When I try to use the command system-config-keyboard it crashes with a blue screen if I used a console.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open a terminal
2. Use the root account
3. type the system-config-keyboard

Actual Results:
I obtain:

Xlib: connection to ":0.0" refused by server
Xlib: No protocol specified

Starting graphical mode failed.  Starting text mode instead.

and then a blue screen with:

Traceback (most recent call last):                                              
                                    File "/usr/share/system-config-keyboard/system-config-keyboard.py", line 78, in ?                                           
                                                        File "/usr/share/system-config-keyboard/system-config-keyboard.py", line 38, in useTextMode             
                                                                       app = keyboard_tui.childWindow()                                                         
                         File "/usr/share/system-config-keyboard/keyboard_tui.py", line 98, in __init__                                                         
                           kbd, rc = KeyboardWindow()(screen)                   
                                                               File "/usr/share/system-config-keyboard/keyboard_tui.py", line 70, in __call__                   
        File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/snack.py", line 185, in setCurrent                                                                               
                                                  KeyError: ''                  
                                                              [root@mypc ~]# 

Expected Results:
A nice screen with a lot of options with tipical layout for keyboards.

Additional info:
My computer is a notebook Dell Inspiron 8200 with german keyboard. The system is updated with yum (repositories core, updates, extras and livna)

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