Can't map a Spanish keyboard on Current but in FreeBSD 7.4-STABLE it works fin.

eculp eculp at
Mon Aug 8 13:48:29 UTC 2011

Quoting Tom Evans < at>:

> On Sat, Aug 6, 2011 at 12:07 AM, eculp <eculp at> wrote:
>> I'm running kde on both and 7.4 works equally well with ttys and with
>> kde4-4.6.5.
>> My FreeBSD 9.0-BETA1 works with ttys but not even close with kde4-4.6.5.
>> Is this me or could it be kde or Current?  There doesn't seem to be any
>> changes in the language files spanish.iso.acc.kbd, for example.
>> I've been tolerating this for the last week since setting it up with Beta1.
>> Thanks,
>> ed
> Have you told hald that the keyboard has a different layout?
> IE, do you have this:
>> $ cat /usr/local/etc/hal/fdi/policy/x11-input.fdi
> <?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
> <deviceinfo version="0.2">
>   <device>
>     <match key="info.capabilities" contains="input.keyboard">
>       <merge key="input.x11_options.XkbLayout" type="string">es</merge>
>     </match>
>   </device>
> </deviceinfo>

Works Great.  Thanks Tom.  I don't have that file on 7.4 but it works  
too.  I've seen changes to hald on the list but haven't paid enough  

Thanks again.  That makes my life soooooo much better.

> Cheers
> Tom

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