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Bug#604671: marked as done (xkb-data: apple:badmap option doesn't work anymore, breaking @#/<> on powerbook/ibook usb keyboard)

Your message dated Tue, 23 Nov 2010 21:32:36 +0000
with message-id <E1PL0Tc-0003lc-LR@franck.debian.org>
and subject line Bug#604671: fixed in xkeyboard-config 1.8-2
has caused the Debian Bug report #604671,
regarding xkb-data: apple:badmap option doesn't work anymore, breaking @#/<> on powerbook/ibook usb keyboard
to be marked as done.

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Package: xkb-data
Version: 1.8-1
Severity: normal


as noted on irc, the apple:badmap option was dropped from xkeyboard-config,
supposingly because a fix had been commited into the kernel (which would be
the correct place). Except that in 2.6.32 squeeze kernel, the fix is not
present which means on my (french) powerbook 5,6 with usb keyboard, typing
the key marked <> produces @# and the key marked @# produces <>.

Some pointers:

freedesktop.org bug: http://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=9095
fedora bug: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=476057
upstream commit:

Reverting the fix until the kernel is fixed might be a good idea for


-- System Information:
Debian Release: squeeze/sid
  APT prefers testing-proposed-updates
  APT policy: (500, 'testing-proposed-updates'), (500, 'testing')
Architecture: powerpc (ppc)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.32-5-powerpc
Locale: LANG=fr_FR.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=fr_FR.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash

-- no debconf information

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Source: xkeyboard-config
Source-Version: 1.8-2

We believe that the bug you reported is fixed in the latest version of
xkeyboard-config, which is due to be installed in the Debian FTP archive:

  to main/x/xkeyboard-config/xkb-data-udeb_1.8-2_all.udeb
  to main/x/xkeyboard-config/xkb-data_1.8-2_all.deb
  to main/x/xkeyboard-config/xkeyboard-config_1.8-2.diff.gz
  to main/x/xkeyboard-config/xkeyboard-config_1.8-2.dsc

A summary of the changes between this version and the previous one is

Thank you for reporting the bug, which will now be closed.  If you
have further comments please address them to 604671@bugs.debian.org,
and the maintainer will reopen the bug report if appropriate.

Debian distribution maintenance software
Cyril Brulebois <kibi@debian.org> (supplier of updated xkeyboard-config package)

(This message was generated automatically at their request; if you
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Format: 1.8
Date: Tue, 23 Nov 2010 21:48:24 +0100
Source: xkeyboard-config
Binary: xkb-data xkb-data-udeb
Architecture: source all
Version: 1.8-2
Distribution: unstable
Urgency: low
Maintainer: Debian X Strike Force <debian-x@lists.debian.org>
Changed-By: Cyril Brulebois <kibi@debian.org>
 xkb-data   - X Keyboard Extension (XKB) configuration data
 xkb-data-udeb - X Keyboard Extension (XKB) configuration data (udeb)
Closes: 604671
 xkeyboard-config (1.8-2) unstable; urgency=low
   * Add revert-goodmap-badmap-for-apple.diff patch to make apple:goodmap and
     apple:badmap options available again. Some users are still affected by
     this issue, so restore those options for now (Closes: #604671). Thanks,
     Corsac, for reporting and checking the fix!
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Package-Type: udeb

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