How to add a keyboard layout for distribution
peter.hutterer at who-t.net
Tue Apr 21 17:31:51 PDT 2015
On Tue, Apr 21, 2015 at 12:41:59PM -0700, jc at ahangama.com wrote:
> I have created and used a keymap for romanized Singhala. A group of us
> have been using it for some years now and it is stabilized with tests
> and updates. We want to add it either as a variant to 'lk' layout or as
> a new layout file specified for 'romanized' (South Asian) languages.
> (Singhala is the template. Hindi is on the way.) Our tutorial on how to
> add the keymap is attached for your scrutiny. This is too hard for most
> ordinary users.
> So, how do we go about doing this, please?
file a bug against the xkeyboard-config component in bugs.freedesktop.org
and attach a patch against xkeyboard-config master on it. once it's reviewed
it'll become part of xkeyboard-config and just be available in the
normal keyboard layout configuration tools
pls make sure you CC me on the bug.
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