[arch-dev-public] [arch-commits] CVS update of extra/x11/xorg-server (PKGBUILD xorg-server.install)

Thomas Bächler thomas at archlinux.org
Sat Mar 1 08:37:44 EST 2008

Pierre Schmitz schrieb:
> Am Mittwoch, 20. Februar 2008 20:50:56 schrieb Alexander Baldeck:
>> +  echo ":: ATTENTION!"
>> +  echo ":: Since xorg-server version hal support has"
>> +  echo ":: been enabled. By default keyboard layouts and variants"
>> +  echo ":: will now be overridden by hal. Please modfiy"
>> +  echo "::"
>> +  echo "::     /etc/hal/fdi/policy/11-xkeyboard.fdi"
> Do you have some additional information why this change was made? This sound 
> quite confusing to me. Is there no way to keep xorg.conf controlling which 
> keyboard layout is set?

Just a quick note: With the new xorg-server, I cannot get a de layout 
anymore: hal overrides xorg.conf (as stated in Xorg.0.log) and hal 
completely ignores the settings in the fdi file, it always gives me a us 
layout. I am using the extra/xorg-server version again now.

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