Originally Posted by bathory
Open /etc/X11/xorg.conf and look for the line Option "XkbLayout". Change it to:
Option "XkbLayout" "us"
thank you bathory but i've managed already to fix it by some googling.
first i prepared a SLAX live cd and from there i've changed it by VI
i'm in a learning curve and i'm happy i've managed to settle it by myself.