Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 884223
system-config-keyboard doesn't change /etc/vconsole.conf
Last modified: 2014-02-05 15:13:12 EST
Description of problem:
A layout selected in system-config-keyboard (1.3.1-9.fc18) isn't persistent across reboot, since the tool only runs "loadkeys" and doesn't edit /etc/vconsole.conf
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Select a layout in anaconda
2.Run system-config-keyboard and change it to the right one
3.Open a tty and verify that the layout is the one selected in the previous step
5.Open a tty. The layout isn't the one selected with system-config-keyboard. in /etc/vconsole.conf you can still find the layout selected in anaconda.
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s-c-k needs to update vconsole.keymap=XX in /etc/default/grub
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-> F20 pls.