input settings get ignored?

Peter Hutterer peter.hutterer at
Sun Dec 28 01:06:35 PST 2008

On Sun, Dec 28, 2008 at 09:16:57AM +0100, Bernd Steinhauser wrote:
> Hi,
> I was upgrading to xorg-server 1.6 Beta3 ( and I have one nasty  
> problem, which I'm not sure if it is me doing something wrong or if  
> there is a bug.
> The problem is, that my input settings (using hal, see the attached fdi  
> files) get ignored.
> The strange thing is, that the log file tells me, that the server added  
> devices with these settings, but when logging in and/or starting the DE,  
> the keyboard layout is "us" (default?) and not "neo" which it should be.
> (Worked just fine with xorg-server 1.5, that's why I think there isn't a  
> config problem.)
> In addition to that, some keys don't work or are working wrong, for  
> example, when using the standard layout, the ↑ key acts as a print key.
> I guess that has something to do with the model or the rules.
> Anyway, is this a bug or am I missing something (maybe a newer version  
> of some lib/proto etc?)?
> See the attached files for more info, should be two fdi files, lshal  
> output (cut out the relevant parts), the log file and the xorg.conf.

This is probably


More information about the xorg mailing list