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Old 09-07-2005, 12:15 PM   #1
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Unhappy Switching input keyboard language in Linux


Hi, until recently I was using an application similar to the language bar in windows. It did allow to switch the input language in the keyboard without configuring anything. Unfortunately, I reinstalled my whole system and I forgot the name of this application. By the way, it is not the gnome-config-keyboard or the system-config-keyboard.

If somebody is using this program please let me know...

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Old 09-07-2005, 01:10 PM   #2
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KDE supports this feature. It's under Regional & Accessibility -> Keyboard Layout
 
Old 09-07-2005, 08:42 PM   #3
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Thanks for answering,

I know KDE does it very well. What I can not understand is why GNOME doesn't.
There is also a setxkb function that is easy to use but what I would like to know is where is that application which is very nice and has a GUI.

Thanks,
 
Old 09-15-2005, 04:46 PM   #4
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It's a panel applet in GNOME. Right click on the panel, choose Add to Panel and look for the keyboard switcher.
 
  


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