XKB and the Dutch

Rene Herman rene.herman at gmail.com
Fri Feb 23 00:06:22 PST 2007

On 02/07/2007 09:55 PM, Rene Herman wrote:

> On 01/30/2007 03:40 PM, Rene Herman wrote:
>> On 01/30/2007 02:29 PM, Tim Dijkstra wrote:
>> [ XkbLayout "us" + XkbOptions "lv3:ralt_switch,eurosign:e" ]
>>>> The warning, here, is:
>>>> ===
>>>> The XKEYBOARD keymap compiler (xkbcomp) reports:
>>>>  > Warning:    Type "ONE_LEVEL" has 1 levels, but <RALT> has 2 symbols
>>>>  > Ignoring extra symbols
>>>> Errors from xkbcomp are not fatal to the X server
>>> Yes, I also get that error. It works nonetheless. 
>> It does. That "ignoring extra symbols" error is not good though. Who 
>> do I need to talk to for XKB stuff?
>> Given the Dutch situation, my preffered option would be to to simply 
>> add the EuroSign to AltGr-e/5 on the us layout. Haven't a clue if you 
>> guys are working off standards which would forbid something like that 
>> though.
>> Any solution (that would involve "intl" nor deadkeys) is fine...
> Anyone?

Good to see that X is still as open to outside comments/questions as 
ever. I worried about this when development shifted from xfree86, but 
it's comforting to know that you guys didn't change anything in this regard.

Keep up the good work!


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