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==Keyboard layouts==
 
==Keyboard layouts==
 
This is the list of known keymap settings to work for the corresponding keyboard layouts. Usually the "map.gz" extension can be ignored.
 
This is the list of known keymap settings to work for the corresponding keyboard layouts. Usually the "map.gz" extension can be ignored.
The list of keymaps can be found in the {{Filename|/usr/share/kbd/keymaps/''arch''}} (arch=i386, ppc, mac, sun, etc.) directory.
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Most keymaps can be found in the {{Filename|/usr/share/kbd/keymaps/i386/''layout''}} (''layout''=qwerty, azerty, dvorak, etc.) directory.
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Less common but nonetheless useful keymaps under Arch Linux are found in the {{Filename|/usr/share/kbd/keymaps/''architecture''}} (''architecture''=ppc, mac, etc.) directory.
  
 
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<td><code>KEYMAP="ca_multi.map.gz"</code></td>
 
<td><code>KEYMAP="ca_multi.map.gz"</code></td>
<td>Canadian Multilingual (available in the [[Arch User Repository|AUR]])</td>
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<td>Canadian Multilingual (''currently only available in the [[Arch User Repository|AUR]]'')</td>
 
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Revision as of 20:08, 15 July 2010

The KEYMAP variable is specified in the Template:Filename file. It defines what keymap the keyboard is in the virtual consoles. Keytable files are provided by the kbd package.

Keyboard layouts

This is the list of known keymap settings to work for the corresponding keyboard layouts. Usually the "map.gz" extension can be ignored. Most keymaps can be found in the Template:Filename (layout=qwerty, azerty, dvorak, etc.) directory.

Less common but nonetheless useful keymaps under Arch Linux are found in the Template:Filename (architecture=ppc, mac, etc.) directory.

Keymap setting Keyboard
KEYMAP="be-latin1.map.gz" Belgian
KEYMAP="br-abnt2.map.gz" Brazilian Portuguese
KEYMAP="cf.map.gz" Canadian-French
KEYMAP="ca_multi.map.gz" Canadian Multilingual (currently only available in the AUR)
KEYMAP="croat.map.gz" Croatian
KEYMAP="cz-lat2.map.gz" Czech
KEYMAP="fr-latin9.map.gz" French
KEYMAP="de-latin1.map.gz" German
KEYMAP="de-latin1-nodeadkeys.map.gz" German (no dead keys)
KEYMAP="lt.baltic.map.gz" Lithuanian (qwerty)
KEYMAP="no-latin1.map.gz" Norwegian
KEYMAP="lat2-16.psfu.gz" Polish
KEYMAP="pt-latin9.map.gz" Portuguese
KEYMAP="ro_win.map.gz" Romanian
KEYMAP="ru4.map.gz" Russian
KEYMAP="slovene" Slovene
KEYMAP="sv-latin1.map.gz" Swedish
KEYMAP="fr_CH-latin1.map.gz" Swiss-French
KEYMAP="sg-latin1.map.gz" Swiss-German
KEYMAP="de_CH-latin1.map.gz" Swiss-German
KEYMAP="es.map.gz" Spanish
KEYMAP="la-latin1.map.gz" Spanish Latinoamerican
KEYMAP="tr_q-latin5.map.gz" Turkish
KEYMAP="ua.map.gz" Ukrainian