GB keyboard layout broken

Jon Schneider jon@jschneider.n.e.t
Tue Apr 6 16:50:00 GMT 2004


    Option "XkbModel"	"pc105"
    Option "XkbLayout"	"gb"

in the config the logfile has

(--) Setting autorepeat to delay=250, rate=15
(--) winConfigKeyboard - Layout: "00000809" (00000809) 
(--) Using preset keyboard for "English (United Kingdom)" (809), type 
Rules = "xfree86" Model = "pc105" Layout = "gb" Variant = "(null)" 
Options = "(null)"
Couldn't load XKB keymap, falling back to pre-XKB keymap

I've just Googled for

"Couldn't load XKB keymap, falling back to pre-XKB keymap"

and in newsgroups and it looks like the problem is very very common
and possibly not specific to the cygwin port of xfree86. So I am not 

As I said the config file thing worked on a fairly (few month old)
release of cygwin X.


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