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Bug 72952 - symbols for romanian keyboard aren't written to XF86Config
symbols for romanian keyboard aren't written to XF86Config
Product: Red Hat Public Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Jeremy Katz
Brock Organ
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Blocks: 67218
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Reported: 2002-08-29 09:23 EDT by Marius Andreiana
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:46 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-08-29 16:48:43 EDT
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Description Marius Andreiana 2002-08-29 09:23:37 EDT
When installing limbo2 in text mode there's no option for 'ro' keyboard. No
problem with that, as the druid which starts on the first boot has it.

Although I selected Romanian, after finishing booting the XF86Config was still
like this:

Option "XkbLayout" "us"

instead of "ro"

Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2002-08-29 16:48:37 EDT
Fxied in rhpl-0.51-1
Comment 2 Mike McLean 2002-09-03 17:57:59 EDT
Not sure what to make of this.  There is still no "ro" keyboard in anaconda
(although there is an "ro-win", not sure if that is related), but you seem to be
complaining that firstboot (not anaconda) has placed an incorrect line in your X

The firstboot program no longer has a keyboard configuration stage.  However,
the keyboard configuration tool (in system settings menu, or just
redhat-config-keyboard) does have Romanian and does place the correct line in
the X config.

Since the keyboard config does the right thing here, I am closing this bug. 
Reopen if you continue to have problems.
Comment 3 Jeremy Katz 2002-09-03 18:34:03 EDT
Right, ro-win is the correct keymap for kbd for the console keymap -- we then
write out the proper keymap (ro) for X.

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