Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 495023
can only change keyboard layout once
Last modified: 2015-01-14 18:22:49 EST
Description of problem:
If one changes keyboard layout in gdm from the default it is not possible to reset/change the keyboard in the next login session.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. change kbd layout before login
2. change again or back
2. change does not take effect - still using kbd from 1
2. additional kbd changes should also work correctly.
feeling of deja vu
Are you complaining that the second keyboard layout does not survive into the session, or that the second keyboard layout is not effective on the login screen ?
Most likely, what you are describing is the fact that we use the keyboard layout from the login screen in the session, but we do not override keyboard configuration that has been stored in gconf.
It is possible that we should not write the keyboard layout back into gconf, if it has only been inherited from the login screen. That would like cause other quirks, of course...
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 11 development cycle.
Changing version to '11'.
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