[F8] qemu-kvm non-us keymap

Jonathan Underwood jonathan.underwood at gmail.com
Wed Feb 6 14:47:15 UTC 2008

On 06/02/2008, Zacharie Elcor <zelcor at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi all,
> I'm trying to run a virtual machine with qemu-kvm.
> This works fine except for one point : I need a french keymap and I can't
> find where it could be configured.
> libvirt-manager has no configuration parameter for that.
>  libvirt XML file format ( http://libvirt.org/format.html ) does not seem to
> allow such a parameter.
> I use vncviewer to connect to my virtual machine.

I know it's no help to you, but I am also having a similar issue. Host
(F8) is set as having a UK keyboard layout and that works fine. I set
the guest (Windows XP) layout to UK GB, but still it acts as though
the keyboard has a US layout.

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