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This page describes the setup to use for a non us Keymap on the LTSP thin clients in Ubuntu.

Changing the default Keymap in Ubuntu LTSP is quite easy, just follow the instructions below:

  1. Log in on the server with the privileged user account you created during install
  2. hit ALT-F2 and type (or copy and paste) the following command:

       gksudo "gedit /opt/ltsp/i386/etc/lts.conf"
  3. Copy and paste the following content:

       [Default] XKBLAYOUT         = "de"
  4. Edit "de" to the keymap setting you want
  5. Save the File
  6. Reboot the clients and enjoy your customized Keymap setting

UbuntuLTSP/LTSPClientKeymap (last edited 2009-04-30 20:30:26 by fooka)