Bug #327963 has been turned into a request to introduce the latter as an alias to the former, in order to avoid this confusion. It can happen under various circumstances: - a bug in libxklavier library - a bug in X server (xkbcomp, xmodmap utilities) - X server with incompatible libxkbfile implementation X server version Error activating XKB configuration. One poster: "I can have a keyboard in any language I want except Polish" Another: "Polish letters worked fine in Dapper but in later versions I not not have all the my review here
Same message shows up whenever I log in first, from suspension, or from a locked screen. You can test different configurations using the setxkbmap command; you need to create a 'setxkbmap' line using the information from [b]. IMHO: Before Xfree86 4.4/Xorg 6.7.0, there was no direct korean mapping included in X, I mean I have to use an Input Method and the one of Gnome 2.4 was pretty The title and description need update; they refer to issues that probably existed in Edgy but not anymore. 2. https://forums.gentoo.org/viewtopic-t-426483.html
No issues with keyboard whatsoever. This folder is not even created: /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/xkb. I don't know what the problem is.
It's very annoying to get this error message. xprop output: _XKB_RULES_NAMES_BACKUP(STRING) = "evdev", "pc105", "us", "mac", "" _XKB_RULES_NAMES(STRING) = "evdev", "pc105", "us", "mac", "" gconftool-2 output: model = applealu_iso options = [terminate terminate:ctrl_alt_bksp,lv3 lv3:ralt_switch] layouts =  Last edited Thank you. DeltaKilo's suggestion in the thread mentioned above worked for me.
KDE suggests korean mapping, Gnome too via the keyboard property. pvdeynse (vandeynse) wrote on 2008-02-10: #26 the daily software update yesterday fixed this bug there are many bugs open with this default keyboard problem, so the correct package seems to be WillSmith (undertakingyou) wrote on 2008-06-18: #36 Fresh install of Hardy Heron on a MacBook Pro (Gen. 3), this problem still persists when trying to select the MacBook/MacBook Pro option from System https://forums-lb.gentoo.org/viewtopic-t-197815-start-0.html You should not need to edit xorg.conf in order to configure the keyboard layout.
The main problem is there is no more hangul input method in gnome application and I suspect it comes from Xorg too. Edit bug mail Other bug subscribers Subscribe someone else Related questions Ubuntu: problems after upgrade Ubuntu: Error activating XKB configuration. oss_test_launchpad (oss-test-launchpad) wrote on 2008-09-11: #38 Confirmed for Intrepid Alpha (64-Bit) as of today. Even if I add the second layout as German-Mac :) :) So, I'll leave this bug and join the other?
A correct solution requires that Preferences > keyboard (or a similar GUI configuration tool) set the keyboard correctly, without requiring editing of xorg.conf. http://www.gossamer-threads.com/lists/gentoo/user/84414 The external one is only a work around for the VB issue. Bug Watch Updater (bug-watch-updater) on 2009-07-14 Changed in xkeyboard-config (Fedora): status: In Progress → Won't Fix Martin von Gagern (gagern) wrote on 2009-07-15: #68 Starting with Jaunty, people seeing this "Error I have a generic uk keyboard.
Code: Error activating XKB configuration. this page oss_test_launchpad (oss-test-launchpad) wrote on 2009-03-13: #67 I am just testing with Ubuntu 9.04 Alpha 5+ with all of today's updates. In any case, I assume that keyboard layout configured in the host should have little to do with this. Login | Register For Free | Help Search this list this category for: (Advanced) Mailing List Archive: Gentoo: User Error activating XKB configuration.
Error messages from xkbcomp will end up there, and others might as well. Have you had a look at your ~/.xsession-errors file, to check whether there are any messages there related to keyboard layout configuration? this file will fix the error for Persian keyboard! get redirected here Georgas 2006-12-15 09:35:36 UTC I'm still getting this error too.
Comment 23 James C. On any gnome/Gtk application I could use right_click->Input_Methods->Hangul But there was no mapping accessible from KDE. I love linux :D RedVivi (via-lej-deactivatedaccount-deactivatedaccount-deactivatedaccount) wrote on 2009-11-02: #79 I encountered the same problem with my integrated MacBookPro keyboard.
[email protected]:~$ xprop -root | grep XKB _XKB_RULES_NAMES_BACKUP(STRING) = "xorg", "abnt2", "br", "", "" _XKB_RULES_NAMES(STRING) = "xorg", "abnt2", "br", "", "grp:alts_toggle" [email protected]:~$ gconftool-2 -R /desktop/gnome/peripherals/keyboard/kbd layouts = [br] model = abnt2 options Keyboard is now permanently EN-US.Outputs are:$ xprop -root | grep XKB_XKB_RULES_NAMES_BACKUP(STRING) = "evdev", "pc104", "ch", "nodeadkeys", ""_XKB_RULES_NAMES(STRING) = "evdev", "pc104", "ch", "nodeadkeys", ""$ gsettings get org.gnome.libgnomekbd.keyboard model''$ gsettings get org.gnome.libgnomekbd.keyboard layouts['ch', If I change the Keyboard model to Apple/MacBook/MacBook Pro - this is when I get the error reported in this bug. (Although the keyboard continues to work otherwise fine) That's all Affecting: xkeyboard-config (Ubuntu) Filed here by: Radek Wisniewski When: 2006-10-20 Completed: 2010-07-02 Target Distribution Baltix BOSS Juju Charms Collection Elbuntu Guadalinex Guadalinex Edu Kiwi Linux nUbuntu PLD Linux Tilix tuXlab Ubuntu
After changing the keyboard configuration (installer didn't get it right), I get a Gnome warning message during the boot. Probably internal X server problem. I've > added control-center to this bug. useful reference I think this is part of the same issue - i.e.
Comment 14 Alan Coopersmith 2005-03-20 09:04:54 UTC *** Bug 655 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. *** Comment 15 Sergey V. Do you want to help us debug the posting issues ? < is the place to report it, thanks ! This error occurred when I reset keyboard layout to default settings after getting confused exploring different keyboard layouts. Possibly it will need changed to not update gconf but rather update the xorg.conf file directly.
gconftool-2 -R /desktop/gnome/peripherals/keyboard/kbd says ---- layouts = [de mac] model = macbook79 options = [grp grp:alts_toggle] ---- Please mind that there are several other MacBook Pro keyboard issues which have already I confirm that the fix works fine. As I was saying, this might be a libxklavier bug - see the comments in https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=120858 It may help if you make a symlink from xfree86.lst -> xorg.lst. It can happen under various circumstances: - a bug in libxklavier library - a bug in X server (xkbcomp, xmodmap utilities) - X server with incompatible libxkbfile implementation X server version
I know little about VirtualBox, but I assume that it the ransfer of key events from the host OS to the guest OS works on the level of scan codes, not jlinkels David Tomaschik (matir) wrote on 2008-01-21: #24 This bug seems to still affect people quite regularly. When it does start I get a dialog box that says: Error activating XKB configuration. Shirish Agarwal (shirishag75) wrote on 2007-09-25: #13 same here, I'm getting the same issue at my end.
This, from what I understand, is the reverse of the correct solution. full system upgrade ll solve the problem Offline Pages: 1 Index »Kernel & Hardware »[Solved] Error activating XKB configuration. Riporto per intero il messaggio d'errore che mi compare. I'm having the same problem with 11.04 (Natty), but I'm using a Mac aluminum keyboard on a regular Intel-based PC.
Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote on 2007-09-21: #12 Selecting finland, macintosh doesn't create the issue on gutsy, could you try if that's still happening to you on it? Probably internal X server problem. Index | Next | Previous | Print Thread | View Threaded mo6eeeb at gmail Jan31,2005,12:23AM Post #1 of 1 (48 views) Permalink Error activating XKB configuration.