Re: ([I18N, USABILITY] configure keyboard dialogs)
Anton Zinoviev, le Mon 15 Nov 2010 18:38:53 +0200, a écrit :
> On Mon, Nov 15, 2010 at 03:22:23PM +0100, Samuel Thibault wrote:
> > Well, that question was never asked before for console-data, even for
> > non-latin keymaps. But it's probably one of the very few candidates to
> > keep, indeed.
> For the Cyrillic languages it was asked by console-cyrillic. And for
> the other non-Latin languages, well, they simply didn't have good
> support before console-setup.
Ok, that makes sense. I'll add it back then.
> > > For Bulgarian it is imperative to add 'bg(phonetic)'.
> > Ah? The console-data to xkb translation code was using just us,bg,
> This code was irrelevant, again because of console-cyrillic. Most of
> the people are using the other layout and both layouts are as different
> one from another as qwerty and dvorak (people using one of them are
> unable to use the other).
So we need to propose both? (that's fine)
> > > 2. the same can happen in the udeb if the user uses preseeding.
> > I don't understant this.
> People will be unable to preseed values that are not supported by the
> short list. But I agree, if this question is used only by the udeb and
> not by the main package, then it is only a wishlist to support
> non-standard layouts.
Yes, that's expected. Actually, we probably want to prune the
non-d-i-supported xkb layouts to save room.
Apart from these, is the patch roughly OK? (I'll submit it again for
your approval before commiting anyway)