In my testing clearing all values in the above gconf-editor key and placing the proper value in xorg.conf also result in removing the errors reported above. Sennaista (sennaista) wrote on 2010-04-05: #94 Ok, I solved my problem. Last modified: 2008-07-11 14:22:11 UTC Home | New | Browse | Search | [?] | Reports | Requests | Help | NewAccount | Log In [x] | Forgot Password Login: [x] Christer, thanks for the research into this. http://xhpcreations.com/gentoo-error/gentoo-error-activating-xkb-configuration.html
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. 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 As Sennaista pointed out there is a problem with the symbols file, someone else has already found the minor syntax errors which caused this, here is the bug report: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/xkeyboard-config/+bug/553401 Hopefully Martin von Gagern (gagern) wrote on 2009-09-16: #75 So let me get this right: you're now working with a USB keyboard plugged into your MacBook Pro? https://forums.gentoo.org/viewtopic-t-426483.html
I have a MacBook Pro 2.2 (now running Karmic, though the problem was also in Jaunty). 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. Ubuntu still interprets the key-presses correctly. I'm having the same problem with 11.04 (Natty), but I'm using a Mac aluminum keyboard on a regular Intel-based PC.
Hi. 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 The Output requested on the dialogue box is bocutta@Jaguar bocutta $ xprop -root | grep XKB _XKB_RULES_NAMES_BACKUP(STRING) = "xorg", "pc105", "gb", "gb", "" _XKB_RULES_NAMES(STRING) = "xorg", "pc105", "gb", "gb", "" bocutta@Jaguar 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
Magnus Malmsten (magnus-malmsten) wrote on 2008-01-26: #25 Skärmbild-Configure - KDE Control Module.png Edit (48.3 KiB, image/png) My sv keymap does not work after hardy restart. gaulinmp (gaulinmp+ubuntu) wrote on 2008-06-19: #37 I was able to fix this problem by changing the xorg.conf line: Option "XkbVariant" "[email protected]?" to Option "XkbVariant" "basic" Then the error no longer appeared I'm using a PS/2 to USB keyboard adaptor with a PS/2 keyboard and a USB port on the computer. https://forums-lb.gentoo.org/viewtopic-t-197815-start-0.html The external one is only a work around for the VB issue.
Same problem here. I will do all further posts in that thread. Special characters does work for the new setting but are lost after system reboot. If you need more info feel free to write to me.
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 http://www.gossamer-threads.com/lists/gentoo/user/84414 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 Also I did not understand the working of deadkeys. If not, file a report.
What could be wrong? check over here las (bandara-ls) wrote on 2010-04-03: #91 Thanx Sennaista it worked.Thats the strangest thing. Comment 26 Benjamin Close 2008-01-11 02:37:54 UTC Bugzilla Upgrade Mass Bug Change NEEDSINFO state was removed in Bugzilla 3.x, reopening any bugs previously listed as NEEDSINFO. - benjsc fd.o Wrangler Format Getting the usual XKB error.
Comment 25 piotrek 2007-01-02 11:15:01 UTC Hi I have exactly the same error in my Gentoo 2006.1 probably after upgrade xorg.server This is link to bug on gentoo bugzilla https://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=156307 pasted Grazie.Last edited by nillkheope on Thu Sep 07, 2006 8:15 am; edited 1 time in total Back to top nillkheopeTux's lil' helperJoined: 21 Mar 2005Posts: 92 Posted: Wed Sep 06, I've also lost the ability to press right-alt and 3 to get the # key on my GB keyboard. http://xhpcreations.com/gentoo-error/gentoo-cups.html After changing the keyboard configuration (installer didn't get it right), I get a Gnome warning message during the boot.
This information hasn't been pulled yet. Omid Mottaghi (omidmottaghi) wrote on 2010-04-11: #98 ir Edit (9.2 KiB, text/plain) ir keyboard for 9.04 attached. spbrereton (simon-brereton) wrote on 2009-09-16: #76 And I thought I was being so clear.. :( Forget VB for a minute..
libxklavier-5.4-1 out and working! Udaltsov 2006-04-05 07:30:38 UTC It should be ok now, with the latest xkeyboard-config/xorg combination. 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 gnome-keyboard-properties also spit out...
I have a British aluminium keyboard and all my keys are working correctly, even the # (right-alt + 3) Excellent Originally Posted by ripounet Found >here< a solution that worked for Error activating XKB configuration. I can't change the layout neither. weblink Regards, PS: Hangul is the name of the korean alphabet.
Affecting: xkeyboard-config (Fedora) Filed here by: John Pugh When: 2009-01-11 Completed: 2009-07-14 Target Distribution Baltix BOSS Juju Charms Collection Elbuntu Fedora Guadalinex Guadalinex Edu Kiwi Linux nUbuntu PLD Linux Tilix tuXlab hth h Martin von Gagern (gagern) wrote on 2009-07-23: #70 -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 raketenman wrote: > Error: No Symbols named "de_mac" in the include file "macintosh_vndr/ch" Same as Shirish Agarwal (shirishag75) wrote on 2007-09-25: #14 looking at /etc/X11/xorg.conf this is what it looks like :- Section "InputDevice" Identifier "Generic Keyboard" Driver "kbd" Option "CoreKeyboard" Option "XkbRules" "xorg" Option "XkbModel" Offline #9 2014-07-02 19:17:20 kalsan Member Registered: 2011-10-10 Posts: 92 Re: [Solved] Error activating XKB configuration.
Mark as duplicate Convert to a question Link a related branch Link to CVE Duplicates of this bug Bug #51440 Bug #66991 Bug #69002 Bug #115854 Bug #116513 Bug #153383 Bug Even if I add the second layout as German-Mac :) :) So, I'll leave this bug and join the other? When I thought I had finished the needed changes there was this error dialog box that said: Error activating XKB configuration. 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:
Comment 17 Mathieu Avoine 2006-04-28 09:41:04 UTC I get the same error everytime I boot. Sennaista (sennaista) wrote on 2010-04-01: #88 Martin, this is the only relevant item in there: ** (gnome-settings-daemon:1279): WARNING **: Could not activate the XKB configuration las (bandara-ls) wrote on 2010-04-02: #89 Ho provato a leggere la guida della migrazione verso xorg modulare ma non è molto chiara la sezione sui problemi XKB. Here is my output for "xprop -root | grep XKB" after changing settings and reboot. _XKB_RULES_NAMES_BACKUP(STRING) = "xorg", "pc105", "sv", "", "" _XKB_RULES_NAMES(STRING) = "xorg", "pc105", "fi", "", "grp:alts_toggle" and here
My layouts are USA Mac and Germany (thought I haven't yet used that layout - so in essence, we're only concerned with USA MAC (which is setup as default and which Adv Reply June 16th, 2011 #6 chrismacp View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message 5 Cups of Ubuntu Join Date Mar 2006 Beans 19 Re: Error activating XKB configuration.