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Bug 623490 - Uninstalling system-config-keyboard resets keyboard layout to us
Uninstalling system-config-keyboard resets keyboard layout to us
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: system-config-keyboard (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Lubomir Rintel
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2010-08-11 18:20 EDT by Henrik Bakken
Modified: 2011-06-28 10:42 EDT (History)
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Description Henrik Bakken 2010-08-11 18:20:07 EDT
Description of problem:
If I remove system-config-keyboard from my system, the keyboard settings are restored to 'us' layout.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
1.3.1 (F13)

How reproducible:
Always, seemingly.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Run system-config-keyboard, set up some other layout
2. yum remove system-config-keyboard
3. Reboot
Actual results:
US keyboard layout (it was Norwegian until I booted)

Expected results:
Norwegian layout.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Henrik Bakken 2010-08-11 18:23:26 EDT
I'm running a mostly gnome-less setup, btw.  It's fvwm2-based.
Comment 2 Henrik Bakken 2010-08-11 18:31:59 EDT
It seems this is unrelated to uninstalling system-config-keyboard, but rather related to me running without gnome-session, etc.  It used to work fine on F11, but no longer.  I suppose I need to run something before startx or early in my setup scripts.
Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2011-06-01 07:38:29 EDT
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