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Old 11-25-2002, 02:28 PM   #1
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change keymap in x-win (slackware)

yes, how do i change the keymap i x-windows (slackware).
tried to alter XF86config but can't figure it out.. i want swedish keyboard.
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Section "InputDevice"
Identifier "Keyboard1"
Driver "Keyboard"
Option "XkbLayout" "se"
should work?

Old 11-25-2002, 05:49 PM   #3
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been there, done that. doesn't seem to work.
shouldn't i specify the path to the keymaps or something?
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