[winswitch] XKB layout

Vinícius dos Santos Oliveira vini.ipsmaker at gmail.com
Tue Apr 6 19:17:29 BST 2021

Em ter., 6 de abr. de 2021 às 14:06, Antoine Martin
<antoine at nagafix.co.uk> escreveu:
> So the first problem is that the client isn't detecting the variant
> properly. You should be able to override this faulty detection with:
> --keyboard-variant=colemak

Doing this alone won't fix the problem.

> > 2021-04-06 16:27:18,994 setxkbmap: trying to load rules file
> > b'/usr/share/X11/xkb/rules/evdev'...
> > 2021-04-06 16:27:18,995 Error: cannot find rules file 'evdev'
> That's a different problem, which may impede xpra's ability to set the
> correct keymap once the variant is correctly detected or specified.
> The evdev rules file should exist at the path specified.

Nor exposing this directory by itself will fix the problem neither.

However doing both (forcing --keyboard-variant=colemak and invoking
guix with --expose=/usr/share/X11/xkb/rules) does fix the problem.

> Possibly. Can you please create a github issue here:
> https://github.com/Xpra-org/xpra/issues/new/choose

Do you still want a bug report given the above fixed it?

Vinícius dos Santos Oliveira

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