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Re: A few questions about customization

On Tue, Oct 21, 2008 at 07:50:10PM +0200, tomas@tuxteam.de wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 21, 2008 at 10:51:03AM +0200, Dieter Scholz wrote:
> [...]
> > > add the boot parameters to LH_LIVE_BOOTAPPEND.
> > 
> > Ok, I found out that if I add "locale=de" as boot param most keys on the 
> > German keyboard work as expected. Is there a way to enable the German Umlaut 
> > keys (like äöü)? Because these are still bound to the mappings of the US 
> > keyboard layout.
> Try for example "locale=de_DE.UTF-8 keyb=de" as boot parameters

But what do you do when the keyboard name for the console and X is not the same?

If I use keyb=se-latin1 I get the correct keyboard layout in the
console, but then my xorg.conf will have "layout" "se-latin", which
will fail. If I have keyb=se, X will work, but not the keyboard in the

Hans Ekbrand (http://sociologi.cjb.net) <hans@sociologi.cjb.net>
A. Because it breaks the logical sequence of discussion
Q. Why is top posting bad?

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