xkb problem (fwd) orig. mesg. from: Albert Shih
matthieu.herrb at laas.fr
Sun Jan 29 11:06:54 PST 2006
Albert Shih wrote:
> Hello all.
> I come back with my keyboard problem. I see no one answer to me. Maybe I'm
> in wrong mailing list. Anyone can tell me what mailing list I must use ?
Sorry to answer late, but this is the adequate list. Its members just
need to slack a bit less...
> Hi all
> Sorry to disturb all of you.
> I've very standard problem (I find a solution but...) with the new version
> of Xorg. I don't no if this problem interrest you.
> I've use a US_Keyboard and many time I use french langage to have many kind
> of à or é etc...
> Until the 6.8.0 version I use this configuration in my xorg.conf
> Section "InputDevice"
> Identifier "Keyboard0"
> Driver "keyboard"
> Option "AutoRepeat" "500 30"
> Option "XkbRules" "xorg"
> Option "XkbModel" "pc105"
> Option "XkbSymbols" "fr"
The above line is probably useless. It's overriden by the XkbLayout
> Option "XkbLayout" "us_intl"
> and I can type é by type "'"+"e" (well I use deadkeys).
in 6.9, us_intl has been replaced by the "alt-intl" XKB variant. ie set:
Option "XkbLayout" "us"
Option "XkbVariant" "alt-intl"
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