Bug#251387: xbase-clients: setxkbmap says Error loading new keyboard description after upgrade no matter what arguments
severity 251387 important
tags 251387 sid pending
merge 251387 251119
On Fri, May 28, 2004 at 02:50:03PM +0200, Marius Mikucionis wrote:
> On Fri, 2004-05-28 at 14:06, Andreas Metzler wrote:
> > reassign 251387 xlibs
> > merge 251387 251263
> > thanks
> whatever it means that's probably not for me?
No, not really. You have submitted a duplicate bugreport (I can
understand how this happened it is not easy to know wich package a bug
belongs to.) and I merged nthem. #251263, is about the same issue.
> > On Fri, May 28, 2004 at 11:59:57AM +0200, Marius Mikucionis wrote:
> > > After dayly upgrade setxkbmap broke:
> > > it does not load any keyboard description.
> > > I use "setxkbmap us,lt -option grp:alt_shift_toggle,grp_led:scroll" to set
> > > the keyboard layout - it gives error message. Even if I don't specify any
> > > arguments it still gives the same error message.
> > There is a high probability that this bug is caused by wrong patch in
> > 4.3.0.dfsg.1-2 which also brock NumLock and CapsLock. - Can you please
> > verify this?
> > 1) download http://people.debian.org/~ari/unfuck_numlock.diff to /tmp/
> > 2) Become root.
> > 3) cd / && patch -p0 < /tmp/unfuck_numlock.diff
> OK, I did it. Now it seems to work.
Thanks for the quick response. Now I can merge this bug with the other
five about the numlock issue. ;-)