Gentoo Archives: gentoo-releng

From: Daniel Robbins <drobbins@g.o>
To: gentoo-releng@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-releng] Have "dokeymap" ran by default on LiveCDs?
Date: Wed, 07 Jan 2004 00:10:35
In Reply to: [gentoo-releng] Have "dokeymap" ran by default on LiveCDs? by Sven Vermeulen
On Mon, 2004-01-05 at 13:24, Sven Vermeulen wrote:
> Hi all, > > Is it possible to have the "dokeymap" option activated by default when you > boot the Gentoo LiveCD? Lots and lots of international Gentoo users (myself > included) need it to be able to select the correct keymap, and forgetting it > requires an immediate reboot as "loadkeys" doesn't function on the x86 > LiveCDs.
The current plan is to not use "dokeymap" anymore (as it doesn't offer a large selection) but write a new LiveCD-specific boot-time script that will prompt for a keymap and use the files in /usr/share/keymaps/ that will run before a login prompt shows up on tty1. Regards, Daniel -- gentoo-releng@g.o mailing list


Subject Author
[gentoo-releng] gcloop status update Luca Barbato <lu_zero@g.o>