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Re: xkb settings messed up, seems to be two keyboards installed

On Thu, 25 Oct 2007 00:13:13 -0400
Celejar <celejar@gmail.com> wrote:

> On Thu, 25 Oct 2007 01:57:20 +0200
> Micha Feigin <michf@post.tau.ac.il> wrote:
> > I have two keymaps that I used to switch between with xkb alt_shift_toggle.
> > At some point it stopped working. xfce xkb applet shows that the keyboard is
> > switching but it doesn't do anything, sometimes it decides to start
> > switching between US and en_US instead of IL. setxkbmap does change the
> > keyboard.
> [snip]
> I've had trouble with the xfce applet with a very similar setup;
> removing the applet solved my problem.  Do you see the same problem
> without the applet?

The applet doesn't seem to be the problem. It looks like I had the evdev driver
loaded without configuring a keyboard and it thus decided to configure the
keyboard by itself.

> [One sign I had that the applet is buggy is that it would frequently
> show "Null" for my alternate layout instead of the image it was
> supposed to display.]
> Celejar
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