Problems after upgrading to xorg-7.4_1
bsam at ipt.ru
Fri May 8 05:05:07 UTC 2009
On Thu, 7 May 2009 23:43:46 +0100 Mike Clarke wrote:
> The second problem is that when I revert to the nv driver X treats my UK
> keyboard as a US one, even though it functions correctly as a UK
> keyboard in console mode before starting X.
> The original config file created by "X -configure" didn't detect my
> keyboard type and generated the following keyboard section:
> Section "InputDevice"
> Identifier "Keyboard0"
> Driver "kbd"
> Then I added the following lines from my previous config file:
> Option "XkbRules" "xorg"
> Option "XkbModel" "pc105"
> Option "XkbLayout" "gb"
New xorg uses hal by default.
You have two options: either use hal  (i.e. start dbus and hald while
booting) or not use it (then you should tweak xorg.conf). Either way
please read recent freebsd-x11@ mail list archieves to understand what's
up and what to do.
Boris Samorodov (bsam)
Research Engineer, http://www.ipt.ru Telephone & Internet SP
FreeBSD Committer, http://www.FreeBSD.org The Power To Serve
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