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Re: Dvorak keyboard layout



On Saturday, 29 July 2000 at 21:19, John S. J. Anderson wrote:
> >>>>> "Owen" == Owen G Emry <oemry@patriot.net> writes:
> 
> Owen> Can someone tell me how to switch to the Dvorak keyboard layout?
> Owen> I dimly recall the debian boot diskette asking to choose a
> Owen> keyboard layout, but I don't know how to change it on an
> Owen> installed system.
> 
> The answers from others should work for console, but if you need to do
> this under X, you need to use xmodmap to remap the keys. I've got a
> xmodmap file to do this; mail me if you'd like it.

or, in the new style, "setxkbmap dvorak". Of course in 3.3.6 this
requires a little tomfoolery with xkb/rules/xfree86 if you happen to
be using, say, the pc104 keyboard...

-Brendan

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