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XKB - Keyboard Advanced Configuration Manager
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Argolance


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PostPosted: Fri 13 May 2011, 06:42    Post subject:  XKB - Keyboard Advanced Configuration Manager
Subject description: ... from the original Dougal script for Puppy 2.13.
 

This GUI lets you control the "Keyboard0" part of the xorg.conf file + display current layout into the task bar (fbxkb 0.6 - X11 Keyboard Icon switcher) + Enable/disable Keypad at startup (Keypad) + Localizations (French, English) and graphics. This manager is only relevant for Xorg users and let you configure your keyboard to fit your needs:

    - select your keyboard model and modify the layout - Enable/disable Keypad at startup (Main Tab)

    - further tweak the layout and keys behaviors (Options Tab)

    - save modifications in the Xorg configuration file.

    - set and configure the task bar icon(s) (Preferences Tab)

To get a desktop shortcut, simply drag and drop the /usr/local/apps/XkbConfigurationManager directory on it.

(Thanks to don570)

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Karl Godt


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PostPosted: Wed 18 May 2011, 20:39    Post subject:  

Hi Argolance !

Thanks for the program and the work on it . One major problem , though :

As soon , as I want to toggle the keyboard layout with the right Win Key I get :

/mnt/+mnt+sda3+dpup001+dpupsave-001.3fs/usr/bin/fbxkb

** ERROR **: file fbxkb.c: line 407 (read_kbd_description): assertion failed: ((count >= 0) && (count < ngroups))
aborting...
Aborted

xorg.conf :

Section "InputDevice"
Identifier "Keyboard0"
Driver "kbd"
Option "XkbRules" "xorg"
Option "XkbModel" "pc102"
Option "XkbLayout" "us,de,gb" #xkeymap0
Option "XkbOptions" "lv3:ralt_switch,grp:rwin_toggle"
EndSection

It is a problem inside the code of fbxkb , not yours .

Salut
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Argolance


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PostPosted: Thu 19 May 2011, 03:25    Post subject:  

Hello,
Thank you for feedback!
This has been already noticed and mentioned on => the French topic about fbxkb... This may happen with Puppy Lucid releases (not all!) or Puplets based on, not with Puppy 4 (and previous), Quirky and Wary.
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It is a problem inside the code of fbxkb , not yours.
Yes indeed!

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PostPosted: Thu 19 Apr 2012, 03:26    Post subject: How can i ad this in puppy startup.  

How can i ad this keyboard language change to puppy startup. I dont want every time when i log in change keyboard settings.
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PostPosted: Fri 20 Apr 2012, 13:42    Post subject:  

Hello,
The keyboard layout you wish as default has to be defined first as replacement of the current and not added to the current (it should then appear at the first line of the current defined layouts list). You can change the layout just while clicking on the taskbar flag icon (4 max).

Cordialement.

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PostPosted: Sat 21 Apr 2012, 01:28    Post subject: Thank you.  

Thank you.
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