server-$DISPLAY.xkm no longer written?

Daniel Stone daniel at
Fri Aug 4 01:06:44 PDT 2006

On Fri, Aug 04, 2006 at 09:44:29AM +0200, Stefan Dirsch wrote:
> I'm using xorg-server and noticed that server-0.xkm is no
> longer written. When trying to load a keyboard layout, which does
> *not* exist I see
>   (EE) Error loading keymap /var/lib/xkb/compiled/server-0.xkm
> in the Xserver logfile although I did specify
> '--with-xkb-output=/var/lib/xkb/compiled' for building the Xserver.
> and /var/lib/xkb/compiled directory does exist. Anyone who can
> reproduce this issue?

Take a look at what xkbcomp's doing; if you pass --enable-debug, you
might get a bunch of useful output.  You might not.
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