[kbd] [Pkg-kbd-devel] loadkeys can't load Czech keyboard

Andreas Henriksson andreas at fatal.se
Sun Oct 30 16:14:37 MSK 2016

Hello Mikulas Patocka.

On Sun, Oct 30, 2016 at 12:51:09PM +0100, Mikulas Patocka wrote:
> Hi
> The loadkeys program on debian sid loads the Czech keyboard incorrectly.

Thanks for notifying us in the Debian camp. Please consider filing
a proper bug report using the reportbug utility.

We'll be freezing Debian for the next stable release soon, so if
you'd like to see some fixes cherry-picked before that I'd be happy
to have bug reports where we can discuss what to cherry-pick.

> The bug is in the upstream package "kbd", I bisected it and it is caused 
> by the commit 3fdbff332a6ef88a2447584c47a8616dceb19548 ("ksyms: Global 
> syms[] and charsets[] shouldn't be modified"). Prior to this commit, the 
> keyboard is loaded correctly.

Have you tried the latest commit[0] to see if it fixes the problem as
discussed recently on this mailing list post[1]?

(Maybe your issue is unrelated to the discussed one, but you're both using
unicode and both references the same commit causing the issue.....)

Andreas Henriksson

[0]: http://git.altlinux.org/people/legion/packages/kbd.git?p=kbd.git;a=commitdiff;h=64dfc1442011b3d9d892fd20476efa46fcaa992f
[1]: https://lists.altlinux.org/pipermail/kbd/2016-October/000602.html

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