correct location of evdev?

Dan Nicholson dbn.lists at
Thu Feb 26 11:56:18 PST 2009

On Thu, Feb 26, 2009 at 11:22 AM, Marc Weber <marco-oweber at> wrote:
>> You need a newer xkeyboard-config release that has the evdev rules.
>> It's available in xkeyboard-config-1.4.
> Thanks. I just have missed that one while updating.
> The startup log looks like this now:
>  (EE) Error compiling keymap (server-0)
>  (EE) XKB: Couldn't compile keymap
>  XKB: Failed to compile keymap
>  Keyboard initialization failed. This could be a missing or incorrect
>  setup of xkeyboard-config.

If I had to guess, I'd say that the xserver is using the wrong
location for xkbcomp. Typically it will try to use $bindir/xkbcomp. Is
that the first error? Can you post the whole log?


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