International US keyboard - AltGr deadkeys

Daniel Stone daniel at
Fri Jul 27 06:32:40 PDT 2007

On Fri, Jul 27, 2007 at 02:21:22PM +0200, Adriaan van Nijendaal wrote:
> Two questions:
> 1. How to 'integrate' a new keyboard layout?
> I have added a layout I like to /usr/share/X11/xkb/symbols/us (see
> below) but it's not picked up by gnome-keyboard-properties. Why?

Add it to /usr/share/X11/xkb/rules/base.xml and

> 2. How to submit a new layout variant for distribution?

> I dug into the xkb structure (and the scarce information) but I have
> been unsuccessful in 'mastering' it.

You're not the first ...

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