Default keyboard mapping

Harold L Hunt II
Thu Jan 23 23:25:00 GMT 2003


That would be extremely cool.  I have thought about doing the same thing 
myself, but I find that I simply do not know enough about keyboard 
layouts to be able to do this on my own.

Hopefully you have better luck than I :)


Alexander Gottwald wrote:
> Hi
> I want to add automatic keyboard select to XWin. This means XWin will query
> the current keyboardlayout from windows and preset the xkb layout and 
> variant to coresponding values (currently it's always us keyboard layout).
> As I don't want to try all possible keyboard layouts and add maybe wrong 
> mappings, I want you to run a short program which reports the layout name and
> the keyboard type. 
> Please send me the output of the program and the used xkb parameters 
> (layout, variant, symbols ...). 
> I will only add reported layouts and other layouts will remain as "us" layout.
> bye
>     ago
> NP: Blutengel - Iron Heart

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