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Re: Please test xkb-data 0.8-12exp2 in experimental

* Sun 17 Sep (11:24), Denis Barbier scrive:
> Hi,
> xkb-data 0.8-12exp2 is in experimental.  The macintosh_old2 version
> has been removed from this version, there are only 2 models:
>   - macintosh_old (old kernels with ADB keycodes)
>   - macintosh (new kernels with PC keycodes)
> But 2 new options are added: apple:badmap and apple:goodmap to change
> keycodes for the 2 swapped keys.  This means that macintosh_old2
> model is replaced by macintosh.  If kernel misdetects the attached
> keyboard, users can select the apple:badmap option.
> Basically macintosh model is now equivalent to pc105, the only
> difference is that with the former, layouts are taken from
> symbols/macintosh_vndr whereas with the latter, they come from
> symbols/.  One can then set a Macintosh layout on a PC keyboard
> by selecting the macintosh model, or set a PC layout on a Mac with
> pc105 model, and use apple:badmap and apple:goodmap if needed to
> swap the 2 problematic keys.
> This version will be pushed ustream, so please test it and report
> problems.  After that, we will discuss modifiers and default settings.
> Thanks.

works fine for me 
ibook g4 1.2 GHz 12'

cat /proc/cpuinfo
processor       : 0
cpu             : 7447A, altivec supported
clock           : 599.999000MHz
revision        : 0.1 (pvr 8003 0101)
bogomips        : 36.73
timebase        : 18432000
platform        : PowerMac
machine         : PowerBook6,5
motherboard     : PowerBook6,5 MacRISC3 Power Macintosh 
detected as     : 287 (iBook G4)
pmac flags      : 0000001b
L2 cache        : 512K unified
pmac-generation : NewWorld

cat /etc/X11/xorg.conf
Section "InputDevice"
        Identifier      "Keyboard"
        Driver          "kbd"
        Option          "CoreKeyboard"
        Option          "XlbRules" "xorg"
        Option          "XkbModel" "machintosh"
        Option          "XkbLayout" "us"

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