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Re: Keymap Packages

From: neryel
Subject: Re: Keymap Packages
Date: Thu, 26 Jun 2003 11:00:57 +0200

The 26 Jun 2003 10:14:56 +0200, 
Nicolas Thauvin <> wrote :

> Hi to all,


> I have just installed the Hurd and, I want to use an azerty keymap for
> my french keyboard. The problem is that when I install the
> console-common package, debconf ask me to choose my keymap, and it
> does not apply it after. dpkg says that I need console-tools or kbd to
> change the keymap. But, when i want to  install one of these, apt says
> that the package exists in the database, but it is not available, it
> says that it has replaced by the console-common package. I find this
> very strange.

In order to use a non-qwerty keymap, you need to download (and install)
the "clavier" package at
Then, do 
/etc/init.d/clavier start
to activate the keymap.

(but it only works with the GnuMach console, not with the new one).

Frédéric HENRY

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