I already tried all the fixes suggested in some forums/bugzilla (RedHat, Dropline, Linuxquestions...) and nothing work. Thanks, Marton ~0006649 msigmond (reporter) 2008-01-04 12:06 Solution: In the /etc/X11/xorg.conf file comment out the following line: Option "XkbLayout" "us" From now GNOME is able to manage the keyboard layout settings. That's a bug in one of the lesser-used updating tools, dispatch-conf. vBulletin ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd. his comment is here
Status: RESOLVED FIXED Alias: None Product: xorg Classification: Unclassified Component: App/xkbcomp (show other bugs) Version: 6.7.0 Hardware: x86 (IA32) Linux (All) Importance: high major Assignee: Xorg Project Team QA Contact: URL: Offline #7 2014-07-01 21:28:40 mmmm_cake Member From: New Jersey, USA Registered: 2013-10-06 Posts: 17 Re: [Solved] Error activating XKB configuration. how can I fix this? I use Ubuntu 10.04, and the problem is that every now and then I start getting the following messages when starting, or example, gedit: GConf Error: Failed to contact configuration server; https://forums.gentoo.org/viewtopic-t-426483.html
holymadness83 View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by holymadness83 05-28-2004, 07:30 PM #4 w0lv3rin3 Member Registered: Mar 2004 Location: Barrie, Here's the output: # xprop -root | grep XKB _XKB_RULES_NAMES_BACKUP(STRING) = "xorg", "pc105", "us", "", "" _XKB_RULES_NAMES(STRING) = "xorg", "pc105", "us", "", "" # gconftool-2 -R /desktop/gnome/peripherals/keyboard/kbd layouts = [us] model I tried setting it to 644 but it doesn't change a thing. Hey XORG what is it, are you blatently screwing up releases for users of US keyboards.
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 This did not solve the bug. Comment 7 Danie Wessels 2004-10-22 00:28:21 UTC Now in Fedora Core 2 (Upgraded from RH9) with my A4TECH keyboard, "Model: KBS-720" I get (when entering X): Error activating XKB configuration. I just upgraded my system from FC 1 to FC 2 and when it came up my smartd (whatever the heck that is) doesn work and i get that creepy xkb
But ever since, I get the following message: "could not update ICEauthority file" It is already owned by me with 600 permissions. I don't remember always having this issue, and I do > recall it happening around the same time I discovered dispatch-conf. Also I did not understand the working of deadkeys. see this Islander.
Comment 24 Danie Wessels 2007-01-02 03:43:30 UTC (In reply to comment #9) > From A4Tech.com.cn: > ".... > Sorry ,currently, all our keyboard drivers are totally incompatible Linux ,we > apologize Post your question in this forum. but as I said, your solution worked completely. Comment 19 Erik Andren 2006-06-28 12:16:32 UTC Bug poster, is this still an issue using a current version of xorg?
drogers8 View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by drogers8 05-25-2004, 03:32 PM #3 holymadness83 LQ Newbie Registered: May 2004 Distribution: i thought about this Comment 22 Mark Deepwell 2006-08-29 17:28:20 UTC Yes, this problem is still very relevant. Mark ArthurDent View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by ArthurDent 06-15-2004, 12:15 AM #10 mcleod52 LQ Newbie Registered: Jun Android Java.io.ioexception Error Running Exec.
If there is a bug in dispatch-conf, how do I manually fix this? http://xhpcreations.com/gentoo-error/gentoo-error-xvid-yasm.html I hope someone can shine some light on the fix. I am obviously a total newb to all of this and rather than just reinstalling the newly installed Ubuntu 10.10 on my MacBook Pro 13" (5,5), I want to use this Having a problem installing a new program?
I have had the same problem since upgrading and it had been bugging me to death. 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 - The result of I wonder if these problems are somewhere connected, the bug from Xorg and the input method support from Gnome. http://xhpcreations.com/gentoo-error/gentoo-cups.html Registration is quick, simple and absolutely free.
Need Help With Xbmc Ubuntu Mini On Asus Eb150107. still. Offline #5 2014-07-01 19:32:25 Fixxer Member From: Sosnowiec/Poland Registered: 2011-08-29 Posts: 118 Website Re: [Solved] Error activating XKB configuration.
i hope this helps drigz View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by drigz 06-03-2004, 01:52 PM #8 Bob Loblaw LQ There can be various reasons for that." It also said I should report the output of the following commands:$ xprop -root | grep XKB _XKB_RULES_NAMES_BACKUP(STRING) = "evdev", "pc104", "us", "", "" Adv Reply Quick Navigation Apple Hardware Users Top Site Areas Settings Private Messages Subscriptions Who's Online Search Forums Forums Home Forums The Ubuntu Forum Community Ubuntu Official Flavours Support New I don't remember always having this issue, and I do recall it happening around the same time I discovered dispatch-conf.
User contributions on this site are licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution Share Alike 4.0 International License. I loaded ferdora 2 fresh and new on one system and I upgraded another system. I'm also having this problem since the Natty upgrade with an aluminium keyboard. check over here Sorry ,currently, all our keyboard drivers are totally incompatible Linux ,we apologize to be unable to provide you the keyboard driver for your Linux professional . ..." Thus: For my problem
I've also tried: dpkg-reconfigure gdm ... 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. 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. I am running Ubuntu 5.10 (breezy).
weird eh? This was using three tuners, one for the recording and one for each of the live watchers. I just updated to xorg 7.1. I recently was trying to go about changing the control key function to the command key so that I could be more comfortable as an Apple user.