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Re: xkb-data: Help needed for Macintosh keyboards

On Tue, Aug 29, 2006 at 01:24:02AM +0200, Denis Barbier wrote:
> Hi folks,
> PC keyboards have been redesigned in Xfree86 4.3 to allow loading
> several layouts (for instance us+ru+fr); in xkeyboard-config, all
> previous PC layouts have been dropped and replaced by these new
> layouts.
> But Macintosh keyboards have not been updated, mainly because
> upstream does not have such hardware, and also because people
> seem to want different default options for their special keys.

Another point, the es layout for Macintosh is actually 
latin american. Apple makes both es and latin american
and they are very different: simply look at the differences
between latam and es in the symbols directory.


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