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Re: [gNewSense-users] setxkbmap doesn't switch languages

From: Karl Goetz
Subject: Re: [gNewSense-users] setxkbmap doesn't switch languages
Date: Mon, 19 Mar 2012 10:18:48 +1100

On Sat, 17 Mar 2012 23:56:22 +0400
Stayvoid <address@hidden> wrote:

> Hello,
> I've tried several variants, but I can't make it work.
> setxkbmap -layout "us,ru" -option "grp:alt_shift_toggle" in .xinitrc,
> .xsessionrc or xterm
> setxkbmap us,ru -option grp:ctrl_shift_toggle in .xsessionrc, .xinitrc
> or xterm [1]
> When I try these commands in xterm it outputs:
> Couldn't find rules file (evdev)
> [1]

Do you have xserver-xorg-input-evdev installed? do you have an evdev
section in your xorg.conf (if that file exists?)
man 4 evdev talks about xorg configuration, but i suspect its not quite
what you're after.

Karl Goetz, (Kamping_Kaiser / VK7FOSS)
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