Bug#523487: Asks for keyboard origin upon installation (debconf abuse?)
On Fri, Apr 10, 2009 at 05:38:57PM +0200, Josselin Mouette wrote:
> I can reproduce that by installing console-setup on my laptop. I have
> not proceeded with the installation on this one, so that I can help with
> debugging if needed (the problem is still reproducible).
Thanks for your report. I reproduced the bug so you can proceed.
The bug is caused by undocumented use of XkbLayout in your xorg.conf.
> Option "XkbLayout" "fr(oss)"
Currently console-setup doesn't support this. It expects
Option "XkbLayout" "fr"
Option "XkbVariant" "oss"
I think it shouldn't be difficult to fix console-setup.