Remapkey spanish keyboard
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Sat Dec 28 15:52:23 UTC 2013
El Sat, 28 Dec 2013 10:35:07 -0200
Isma Tim <ismatim at gmail.com> escribió:
> Hi FreeBSD,
> This is my first question in the post. I've made a research before to
> make a question. After the installation, some keys of my keyboard
> wasn't well mapped. So I started to do it manually. Using kbdcontrol
> -l mykey_spanish. I could map keys like '<', '>'; but the problem
> comes when I want to map keys like ´ñ´ or ´Ñ´ in ASCII its values are
> 164, and 165 respectively. I edited the file mapkey file in the
> column base, with the scan code 039, and replace the value for the
> ascii value. I reloaded again with the kbdcontrol command; but in the
> screen appears \244 when I pressed the key. Later, I replaced for the
> 'dtil' value, and then with 241 without luck. So:
> How it must to be setup?
Is this on X or on terminal tty? I'm not of my FreeBSDs now.
If it's on terminal tty, adding the keymap in rc.conf is enough:
(I think this is the keymap code, but not
You can set it up while install the system, selecting the keymap on
If it's on X, you can use hald/dbus. Enable them on rc.conf and add
this code to file /usr/local/etc/hal/fdi/policy/x11-input.fdi
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
<match key="info.capabilities" contains="input.keyboard">
type="string">pc105</merge> <merge key="input.x11_options.XkbLayout"
Later I'll write again with my configuration
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