Keyboard layout changed
Thu Oct 18 09:51:00 GMT 2007
Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> On Oct 17 22:18, Eric Lilja wrote:
>> Hi, I haven't used cygwin much the past month or so and I definetly haven't
>> tampered with its setting, but when I launched it today I was surprised to
>> find that my keyboard layout had changed from swedish to american. It had
>> only changed in bash not in any other program. I'm running an american
>> version of XP but I'm using a Swedish keyboard. The language bar or
>> whatever it's called (that allows toggling layouts, you might not have seen
>> this if you run american xp with american keyboard) that sits near the
>> clock was disabled soon after first installing XP on this computer. I'm
> This has nothing to do with Cygwin. Did you never try to get the
> language bar back after installing XP? It's a setting in Start
> Menu->Control Panel->Regional and Language Options->Tab "Languages"
> ->Button "Details..."->Tab "Settings"->Button "Language Bar..." Here's a
> Checkbox "Show the Language bar on the desktop".
No, I didn't because I thought I had disabled the ability to change the
language. Is changing it on a per-program basis because I only had the
different layout under cygwin. Restarting cygwin didn't help. Was it
some weird key sequence I happened to enter while working in bash?
Anyway, when I rebooted today the problem was gone. Thanks for your reply.
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