Re: Howto change default keymap
Thanks a lot,
I will give it a try.
It seems not so easy (as it could be) to accomplish this.
On Tue, Mar 27, 2001 at 02:05:20PM -0800, Karsten M. Self wrote:
> on Tue, Mar 27, 2001 at 06:35:41PM +0200, Marcus Geiger (email@example.com) wrote:
> > Hi,
> > how do I change the default keymap. I want my system to keep the setting
> > if reboot.
> > install-keymap dvorak seems to me not enough.
> I've had to fight with this on several systems.
> In general, I create a custom keymap somewhere under /usr/share/keymaps.
> Something like /usr/share/keymaps/i386/qwerty/<host>.kmap.gz.
> I link this to /usr/share/keymaps/default.kmap.gz
> I link this to /etc/console-tools/default.kmap.gz
> I make sure the following /etc/rc?.d/ links exist (see update-rc.d docs
> for info):
> ...my preferred keysettings are started at boot, and at each of
> runlevels 2-5. The 'stop' entries (0, 1, 6) don't actually do anything.
> Karsten M. Self <firstname.lastname@example.org> http://kmself.home.netcom.com/
> What part of "Gestalt" don't you understand? There is no K5 cabal
> http://gestalt-system.sourceforge.net/ http://www.kuro5hin.org