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Linux for blind general discussion blinux-list at
Tue Jan 18 17:43:41 UTC 2022

Let's quote this page of the Arch Wiki:

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A persistent keymap can be set in /etc/vconsole.conf, which is read by systemd
on start-up. The KEYMAP variable is used for specifying the keymap. If the
variable is empty or not set, the us keymap is used as default value. See
vconsole.conf(5) for all options. For example:


-- quote ended above--

As this is a systemd thing, not all distributions use that. Slint doesn't.

To know more:

Didier Spaier
Slint maintainer.

Le 18/01/2022 à 16:07, Linux for blind general discussion a écrit :
> I haven't messed around much with keyboard layouts, but I noticed my
> system doesn't seem to have a /etc/vconsole.cfg at all.

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