Bug#610524: Preseed: Debian Installer asks for keyboard-configuration/variant
Dennis Hoppe, le Thu 20 Jan 2011 09:57:32 +0100, a écrit :
> Am 20.01.2011 01:44, schrieb Samuel Thibault:
> > Christian PERRIER, le Wed 19 Jan 2011 18:29:33 +0100, a écrit :
> >> Quoting Dennis Hoppe (email@example.com):
> >>> the Debian Installer at the current daily squeeze build asks for the
> >>> parameter "keyboard-configuration/variant".
> >>> I have added the following line to my preseed config, but it would be
> >>> nice if those changes would be mentioned at the preseed_example.txt on
> >>> http://www.debian.org/releases/testing/example-preseed.txt.
> >>> keyboard-configuration keyboard-configuration/variant select Deutschland
> >> Yes, apparently, there's no example about keyboard-configuration in
> >> the pressed documentation in the Installation Guide.
> > I have added some the other day.
> > Dennis, can you confirm that
> > d-i console-keymaps-at/keymap select us
> > d-i keyboard-configuration/xkb-keymap select us
> > is enough?
> unfortunately that is not enough. The parmeter "d-i
> keyboard-configuration/variant select Deutschland" is necessary.
> The following config works for me.
But the problem is that it shouldn't be needed, because xkb-keymap
provides a value for layout and sets it as seen.
And it is indeed not needed for me in my tests. What I'm doing is
booting with the following parameter given on the kernel command line:
I never get asked for the variant. Could you perhaps post your whole
preseed file (with passwords replaced with foobar), so I can test with
exactly the same parameters?