[arch-general] Option "XkbLayout" doesn't work?

Paulo Santos paulo.r.santos at sapo.pt
Wed May 13 13:55:45 EDT 2009

Sergey Manucharian wrote:
> It looks like the setting of keyboards layouts in xorg.conf doesn't
> work anymore, or I'm missing something?
> [...]
> Is it a bug of a "feature" of the new X?

It's a feature since Xorg 1.5.X, it's called Xorg Input Hotplugging.
Now your keyboard layout settings should be in 
/etc/hal/fdi/policy/10-keymap.fdi (once you put it there).

Check out the wiki:

Paulo Santos

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