Set Xkbd

Daniel Stone daniel at
Thu Apr 19 14:28:00 PDT 2007

On Sat, Apr 07, 2007 at 09:33:06AM +0200, LarryT wrote:
> I am currently making tests with xorg 7.2. on gentoo-catalyst livecd 
> based on.
> So fare I user xorg 7.1 and could set XKbd with a script during the boot.
> I note that when setting FR keyboard, I get FR keyboard within shell (or 
> bash) but not within X !
> Editing var/log/Xorg.0.log, I see US keybord as been set.
> How can I change this during the boot process, please ?
> Witch file do I need to modify so it takes my change ?

Use the setxkbmap tool, or modify xorg.conf.

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