Yes, it does sort of sound like maybe gnome-keyboard-properties is doing something improper. zino888 View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by zino888 02-23-2010, 05:51 AM #11 colintivy LQ Newbie Registered: Feb 2010 Location: Comment 21 thomas 2006-07-09 19:16:27 UTC (In reply to comment #20) > I've had this same issue for a long time, but switched to a generic keyboard > model to alleviate Edit bug mail Other bug subscribers Subscribe someone else Bug attachments Dependencies.txt (edit) ProcMaps.txt (edit) ProcStatus.txt (edit) XsessionErrors.txt (edit) Add attachment • Take the tour • Read the guide © More about the author
England Distribution: Fedora, CentOS, Debian Posts: 16,298 Rep: Try configuring your GNOME keyboard language to be the same as that of X. Adv Reply May 18th, 2011 #4 ripounet View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message First Cup of Ubuntu Join Date Jun 2005 Beans 5 Re: Error activating XKB configuration. Adorilson (adorilson) wrote on 2010-05-03: #101 I got this bug on Lucid Lynx. The reason is that the layout files for mac models simply don't mention any specific mac layout variants, as all the mac model layouts are for mac.
After system rebooting I have to go on System>Keyboard>Layout disposition and click on Apple Laptop to have accentuation working again for brazilian characteres. 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', Comment on this change (optional) Email me about changes to this bug report xkeyboard-config (Ubuntu) Edit Invalid Medium Unassigned Edit You need to log in to change this bug's status. Same problem here.
Affecting: control-center (Ubuntu) Filed here by: Bryce Harrington When: 2007-06-14 Assigned: 2007-06-25 Completed: 2007-08-06 Target Distribution Baltix BOSS Juju Charms Collection Elbuntu Guadalinex Guadalinex Edu Kiwi Linux nUbuntu PLD Linux Tilix Bug watch updates for Red Hat Bugzilla are disabled. Anyway I'm glad you got it sorted out. http://askubuntu.com/questions/193471/cant-change-or-add-keyborad-layout-in-ubuntu Same problem here, and I have the same output for the suggested commands.I use a notebook with integrated keyboard, and now I can't change the layout (it give me always the
Ubuntu 9 If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above. For example, setxkbmap -layout us -model macbook79 -variant intl -print | xkbcomp - :0 shows an error which says what the problem is about. The time now is 09:44 AM. 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
Results 1 to 6 of 6 Thread: Error activating XKB configuration. my review here Bug #327963 has been turned into a request to introduce the latter as an alias to the former, in order to avoid this confusion. X server version data: The X.Org Foundation 60700000 If you report this situation as a bug, please include: - The result of xprop -root | grep XKB " which gave: _XKB_RULES_NAMES_BACKUP(STRING) FAQ Forum Quick Links Unanswered Posts New Posts View Forum Leaders FAQ Contact an Admin Forum Community Forum Council FC Agenda Forum Governance Forum Staff Ubuntu Forums Code of Conduct Forum
full system upgrade ll solve the problem Offline Pages: 1 Index ¬ĽKernel & Hardware ¬Ľ[Solved] Error activating XKB configuration. CALL US TODAY AND GIVE YOUR WORK EXPERIENCE THE CHANCE TO EARN YOU THE HIGHER COMPENSATION YOU DESERVE! ------------------------- Give us a call NOW! + 1 - 646 - 537 - Problem was fixed. click site However this is a generic error message and doesn't indicate a driver problem (at least, not necessarily).
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 View all 102 comments or add a comment. las (bandara-ls) wrote on 2010-04-03: #92 It only gives you an error msg till you apply it system wide(in kb preferances).If you apply it system wide kb stops working Sennaista (sennaista)
This looks like a key problem in that it does not seem to see the shift signal BUT why do I get the error message indicating the "activating XKB configuration"? 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 will do all further posts in that thread. Order is relevant if you want to avoid error messages in between.
Christer, thanks for the research into this. with countrycode if outside USA We will get back to you ASAP ------------------------- Do Not Reply to this Email. If the latter, then "Generic" is most definitely the way to go, I'd say. navigate to this website Ubuntu Logo, Ubuntu and Canonical © Canonical Ltd.