Keyboard layout criterion

Kamil Paral kparal at
Wed Jan 16 09:59:02 UTC 2013

> "For new installations the keyboard layout selected in the installer
> should be configured as default in the installed system.
> This includes the encryption pass phrase entry, the virtual consoles,
> the graphical login manager as well as the desktop environment.
> For upgraded systems the same applies for the default keyboard layout
> that was configured prior to the upgrade."

The sad truth is that we _can't_ do that for plymouth and VTs right now. Not without extensive development that no one was willing to spend time on for the last many years. X layouts are different from console layouts and there is no 1:1 mapping.

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