UK Currency Symbol in 7.2 Console

Graham Bentley admin at
Mon Jun 1 07:59:15 UTC 2009

> keymap="uk.cp850"
Same here! 
> For reporting bugs: send-pr(1).
> This isn't a bug though, as my UK keyboard works fine on 7.2-RC2

Lets see thats 1 out 3 of us so far that this doesnt work for
- so ... thats not a bug?
> Your problem can probably be fixed by:
> # vidcontrol -f 8x16 /usr/share/syscons/fonts/cp850-8x16.fnt
> # kbdcontrol -l /usr/share/syscons/keymaps/uk.cp850.kbd

Thanks for the reply Frank, but sadly the above makes no
difference at all - I still get a beep, not a pound sign :(

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