[arch-general] GDM

Frank Zimmermann frank.zimmermann.berlin at freenet.de
Fri Nov 14 05:29:46 UTC 2014

Am Donnerstag, den 13.11.2014, 08:21 +0100 schrieb Ralf Mardorf:

> Did you set up the keyboard layout by a X config? If not, try this:
> [rocketmouse at archlinux ~]$ cat /etc/X11/xorg.conf.d/keyboard.conf 
> Section "InputClass"
>        Identifier "keyboard"
>        MatchIsKeyboard "yes"
>        Option "XkbLayout" "de"
>        #Option "XkbVariant" "nodeadkeys"

doesn't do the trick
> JFTR did you try to log in by "translating" the us keyboard mapping to
> the German one? You can search for the correct keys by simply pushing
> the keys, when you're ask for the username, chars as e.g. "-" are
> somewhere else on a German keyboard.
yes that works.

Still there's something wrong I suppose with gnome-control-center.

KR Frank

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