Bug 70351 - wrong XkbModel set up for Brazilian abnt2 keyboard
wrong XkbModel set up for Brazilian abnt2 keyboard
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE
Product: Red Hat Public Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: rhpl (Show other bugs)
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i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Brent Fox
Brock Organ
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: 55128 (view as bug list)
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Blocks: 67218
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Reported: 2002-07-31 14:52 EDT by Alexandre Oliva
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:45 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-08-11 09:44:15 EDT
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Diff to fix abnt2 mapping (940 bytes, patch)
2002-08-08 09:42 EDT, Jay Turner
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Description Alexandre Oliva 2002-07-31 14:52:34 EDT
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Description of problem:
When br-abnt2 is selected as the keyboard at install time, anaconda generates
XF86Config with XkbModel "pc102", instead of "abnt2".  This causes at least two
keys not to function properly.

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


How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Choose Brazilian (br-abnt2) keyboard at install time
2.After installation, try to type ], }, \ or | in the X login screen.	

Actual Results:  You get \, |, < and >, respectively.  Oops.

Expected Results:  Just what I typed in :-)

Additional info:
Comment 1 Alexandre Oliva 2002-07-31 15:06:22 EDT
*** Bug 55128 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 2 Alexandre Oliva 2002-07-31 16:02:51 EDT
I failed to mention that this problem affects only XFree86, not text mode, which
is why I thought it was an anaconda problem, not a redhat-config-keyboard one. 
Jeremy has clarified that redhat-config-keyboard holds the config data, even
though it doesn't set up XF86Config itself.
Comment 3 Brent Fox 2002-08-01 12:11:54 EDT
Should be fixed in redhat-config-keyboard-0.9.7-2.  Anaconda has it's own way of
writing out the initial XF86Config file, but redhat-config-keyboards can now
change the values in XF86Config after install.  If anaconda is writing out the
wrong values, please open a new bug against it.

QA, please verify.
Comment 4 Jay Turner 2002-08-08 09:40:53 EDT
Still having issues with this one.  The bug is actually in rhpl, so changing
component and attaching diff.
Comment 5 Jay Turner 2002-08-08 09:42:09 EDT
Created attachment 69524 [details]
Diff to fix abnt2 mapping
Comment 6 Brent Fox 2002-08-11 09:36:22 EDT
Ah, the original bug was that redhat-config-keyboard wasn't modifying
XF86Config.  So I fixed that, only to find out that rhpl's keyboard list was
incorrect.  Will fix now.
Comment 7 Brent Fox 2002-08-11 09:44:10 EDT
Should be fixed in rhpl 0.34-1.  Thanks for the patch, Jay.
Comment 8 Jay Turner 2002-08-16 14:49:44 EDT
Fix confirmed in rhpl-0.39-1.

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