Gentoo Archives: gentoo-desktop

From: Paul de Vrieze <pauldv@g.o>
To: gentoo-desktop@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-desktop] Re: What "just works" and what doesn't?
Date: Thu, 07 Oct 2004 12:51:09
In Reply to: [gentoo-desktop] Re: What "just works" and what doesn't? by Duncan <>
On Thursday 07 October 2004 01:47, Duncan wrote:
> Every time I do that, I think there /has/ to be a better way. What's > the most frustrating is that I get bits and pieces of it, but the > overall picture of how all those bits and pieces fit together always > seems /just/ out of my grasp. Thus, the intelligently guessed trial > and error method, aka lather, rinse, repeat.
Well, there exists a utility called "setxkbmap" which can dynamically set the keyboard. Other utilities that come to mind for X keyboards are xmodmap and xkbprint (but there are more). Paul -- Paul de Vrieze Gentoo Developer Mail: pauldv@g.o Homepage:


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[gentoo-desktop] Re: Re: What "just works" and what doesn't? Duncan <1i5t5.duncan@×××.net>