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Keyboard layout configuration with setxkbmap in Linux

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To get worked keyboard layout well follow next steps:

1. Install x11-xkb-utils package:

# apt-get install x11-xkb-utils

2. Add the line to your ~/.xinitrc file:

setxkbmap -layout 'us,ru' -option 'grp:ctrl_shift_toggle'

Help with grp:

  • grp: toggle – switch right Alt;
  • grp: shift_toggle – two keys shift;
  • grp: ctrl_shift_toggle – ctrl shift;
  • grp: alt_shift_toggle – alt shift;
  • grp: ctrl_alt_toggle – ctrl alt;
  • grp: caps_toggle – switching on CapsLock;
  • grp: lwin_toggle – switch on the left “Win” key on a Windows keyboard ( for the X Window older than 4.2) ;
  • grp: rwin_toggle – switching from the right “Win” key on a Windows keyboard ( for the X Window older than 4.2) ;
  • grp: menu_toggle – switching on the ” Context Menu ” on the Windows keyboard ( for the X Window older than 4.2) ;
  • grp: lctrl_toggle – switch on the left Control key
  • grp: rctrl_toggle – switching from the right Control key
  • grp: switch – switch on the right Alt only at the time of pressing
  • grp: lwin_switch – switch on the left Windows key only at the moment of pressing
  • grp: rwin_switch – switch on the right key Windows only at the moment of pressing
  • grp: win_switch – switching on any key Windows only at the moment of pressing

So simple, good luck!

See also,
http://linuxru.org/tips/41
http://ubuntologia.ru/forum/viewtopic.php?f=34&t=4245&start=10

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