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FS#23373 - [initscripts] can't load multiple keymaps when LOCALE is UTF-8

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Pete (tam1138) - Monday, 21 March 2011, 01:31 GMT
Last edited by Tom Gundersen (tomegun) - Wednesday, 30 March 2011, 23:50 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Initscripts
Status Closed
Assigned To Thomas B├Ąchler (brain0)
Tom Gundersen (tomegun)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 1
Private No


This problem was originally reported (and fixed) as However, it was partially reintroduced in the bashification of initscripts; see, specifically the hunk labeled "@@ -385,9 +365,11 @@". This can be remedied by modifying line 387 of the current version of /etc/rc.sysinit to be:

[[ $KEYMAP ]] && status "Loading Keyboard Map: $KEYMAP" /bin/loadkeys -q -u $KEYMAP

(The only difference being that the last word of the line should no longer be enclosed in double-quotes.)

This is present in initscripts-2011.02.1-1
This task depends upon

Closed by  Tom Gundersen (tomegun)
Wednesday, 30 March 2011, 23:50 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  Seb's fix has been applied.
Comment by S├ębastien Luttringer (seblu) - Tuesday, 29 March 2011, 01:15 GMT
patch proposed in project ml.