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Old 10-06-2012, 10:14 AM   #1
clifford227
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Keymap in xterm is wrong


Hello,

I've got a problem in that the keymap in xterm's seems to be wrong. When I try to type a @ it produces a different symbol.

I've put the following lines in /etc/X11/xorg.conf, but it doesnt seem to work.

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Option "XkbModel" "pc105"
Option "XkbLayout" "gb"
This has happened before, but I cant remember how to fix it.

Last edited by clifford227; 10-06-2012 at 10:15 AM.
 
Old 10-07-2012, 04:45 AM   #2
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Edit /etc/profile.d/lang.sh. Change US to GB.
 
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Old 10-07-2012, 01:22 PM   #3
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