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Old 09-03-2003, 04:55 PM   #1
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Keyboard Problems: Incorrect characters

having trouble wit my keyboard,

when i want the "@" i have to type " , when i want the pound key i get the frank symbol.

i only had this problem on slack, and not on suse or redhat nor freebsd. whats the problemo or is there a quick fix?
Old 09-03-2003, 05:06 PM   #2
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I take it you choose the uk keyboard map when you installed although it doesn't seem to make a difference

The file


Change it to

export LANG=en_GB

completely logout and back in again.

Should help.


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