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Re: XFree German Keymap on Pismo ... @ and | not working

On Mon, 2001-12-10 at 13:15, Michael Flaig wrote:

> I've upgraded my Debian sid this morning and decided to switch to new
> input layer. console works fine with "Apple USB".
> but XFree doesn't work. I set in XF86Config-4:
> Identifier      "Generic Keyboard"
> Driver          "keyboard"
> Option          "CoreKeyboard"
> Option          "XkbRules"      "xfree86"
> Option          "XkbModel"      "macintosh"
> Option          "XkbLayout"     "de"
> Option          "XkbVariant"    "nodeadkeys"
> Has someone an idea what I set wrong?

That's more or less the recommended configuration.

> Where could be a problem?

It's a known problem, but nobody wants to fix it... some keyboards don't
generate the keycode that Xkb maps to AltGr.

Earthling Michel Dänzer (MrCooper)/ Debian GNU/Linux (powerpc) developer
XFree86 and DRI project member   /  CS student, Free Software enthusiast

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