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I'm a little frustrated here because a lot of the help that I find is still above my head when it comes to troubleshooting some issues with Ubuntu. You reported this bug a while ago and there hasn't been any activity in it recently. I experimented this case in LinuxMint (Gnome desktop) and Ubuntu and in both cases disabling session manager solve the bug. colintivy colintivy View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by colintivy 05-05-2010, 10:55 AM #14 colintivy LQ Newbie Registered: Feb click site

The help file does not list this and using some of the options that might work no improvement is achieved. All the other Shift Numbers are fine. The time now is 05:02 AM. Comment 35 Need Real Name 2009-04-28 13:31:38 EDT Of course. click

But if I switch by System->preferences->keyboard to "Germany Eliminate dead keys" by using the +ADD button in the "Keyboard Preferences" window instead of USA, then AltGr does no more function: getting does this happen with a test user? Comment 15 Andreas Thienemann 2009-04-01 15:30:35 EDT *** Bug 491439 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. *** Comment 16 Andreas Thienemann 2009-04-01 15:39:08 EDT *** Bug 491759 has We will review this issue again once you've had a chance to attach this information.

I've had Mint running for about 4 months or so and hasn't been an issue until recently.Forgot to mention another issue I had while booting up earlier: "problem with x server Having a problem installing a new program? I have looked at a lot of the previous posts on this subject but they are either somewhat dated or not involving my software. Another solution is configure manually the keyboard.

Let me know if I'm wrong. Today when I logged in to Cinnamon, a pop-up appeared saying, "Error activating XKB configuration. Sorry if I posted the same comment in different bug tracks but I think it's the same. -- Error activating XKB configuration on startup https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/210734 You received this bug notification because I filed a bug report here, but nothing has come of it.

I am using the newest Mac Pro 8-Core (Harperthorne) with the new Apple-Keyboard, the keys are not correctly assigned. What could be wrong? You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. I have noticed that if I try to input any information in the log in menu with the physical keyboard, all the keys turn straight into question marks.

It's a nuisance. Comment 27 Robert Nichols 2009-04-13 22:08:53 EDT To fix the problem for an existing user I had to delete directory ~/.gconf/desktop/gnome/peripherals/keyboard . English was default. Before all this though I still had the problem with "unable to locate /tmp" (can't remember exact quote of the error, but it's on startup when the Linux Mint screen shows

Page 1 of 2 1 2 > Search this Thread 09-29-2005, 12:32 PM #1 fails LQ Newbie Registered: May 2005 Distribution: Ubuntu Posts: 23 Rep: error activating XKB http://axishost.net/error-activating/error-activating-xkb-configuration.php Introduction to Linux - A Hands on Guide This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started Post your question in this forum. Confirmed.

E. error Actual results: Expected results: Additional info: Comment 1 Matěj Cepl 2009-02-07 09:07:01 EST Thanks for the bug report. there's no us-latin9 keyboard, somehow the gconf keys seem to get mixed up. http://axishost.net/error-activating/error-activating-xkb-configuration-red-hat.php It should just work.

Tango Icons © Tango Desktop Project. Terms Privacy Security Status Help You can't perform that action at this time. As far as the pounds symbol is concerned no change, all I get is 3 whether it is shifted or not.

Please attach your X server config file (/etc/X11/xorg.conf, if available) and X server log file (/var/log/Xorg.*.log) to the bug report as individual uncompressed file attachments using the bugzilla file attachment link

For details and our forum data attribution, retention and privacy policy, see here Arch Linux HomePackagesForumsWikiBugsAURDownload Index Rules Search Register Login You are not logged in. I confirm that the fix works fine. England Distribution: Fedora, CentOS, Debian Posts: 16,298 Rep: You need to edit /etc/X11/xorg.config and change the lines similar to whats below Code: Section "InputDevice" Identifier "Keyboard1" Driver "kbd" Option "XkbModel" "pc105" I've also lost the ability to press right-alt and 3 to get the # key on my GB keyboard.

Adv Reply May 6th, 2011 #3 lincolnlad View Profile View Forum Posts 5 Cups of Ubuntu Join Date Sep 2007 BeansHidden! Bryce Harrington (bryce) wrote on 2008-11-07: #3 Hi davidbogner, Thank you for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better. But as soon as I implement the workaround of reconfiguring my keyboard, you lose that information. my review here Do you want to help us debug the posting issues ? < is the place to report it, thanks !

Comment 40 Matthias Clasen 2009-05-02 01:44:14 EDT Ok, I'll take this as sufficient proof that things are fixed. It could be that with "session saving" active one of the two utilities cannot succed in changing options or configuration. Want to know which application is best for the job? The AltGr, tilde (~) and the ^ key now work correctly.

It could be that with "session saving" active one of the two utilities cannot succed in changing options or configuration. It should be set automatically. Please refer to https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Xorg/3rd_Party_Video_Drivers and clean your system to the original Fedora state, which we can support. Comment 18 Andreas Thienemann 2009-04-08 12:11:52 EDT Still not fixed with rawhide as of 20090408, neither with deleting the kbd configuration for existing users nor for new users.

Oudaltsov * * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by * the Try to disable session saving, restart X server, reconfigure and restart again. Let me know if I'm wrong. You signed in with another tab or window.

Can you get it to boot up in safe mode?