4711 at chello.at
Mon Sep 20 16:07:45 PDT 2004
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On Monday 20 September 2004 21:55, Florian Hengstberger wrote:
> I?m new to FreeBSD, so I tried a fully graphical
> X setup but as the keyboard settings were not okay,
> I copied the keyboard section from an existing
> Linux XF86Config file (same system).
> Neither the pipe sign nor the delete button
> work! Instead of the deleting a tilde is pasted,
> pressing the pipe sign takes no effect, the same is true
> with all other signs (greater than, less than) of this button.
> What?s wrong?
> Section "Input Device"
> Driver "Keyboard"
> Option "Protocol" "Standard"
> Option "XkbLayout" "de"
> Option "XkbModell" "pc105"
> Option "XkbRules" "xfree86"
> Option "XkbVariant" "nodeadkeys"
> My keyboard is a standard device (Vendor: Trust),
> I?m working with the 5.2 release.
> The funny thing about this is, that everything works fine
> in the text console!
Try to add some lines to your config files:
setenv LANG en_US.ISO8859-15
This works for me - if you use german language apps replace "en_US.ISO8859-15"
by "de_DE.ISO8859-15". You can find some more infos in 'man setlocale' and
'man environ'. To display your current locale settings use the command
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