I want to enable Russian keyboard layout on a Debian remote desktop (connected with Xvnc).
dpkg-reconfigure keyboard-configuration changed
/etc/default/keyboard as desired:
# KEYBOARD CONFIGURATION FILE # Consult the keyboard(5) manual page. XKBMODEL="pc105" XKBLAYOUT="us,ru" XKBVARIANT="," XKBOPTIONS="grp:ctrl_shift_toggle,grp:switch,grp_led:scroll" BACKSPACE="guess"
aromanov@ws:~/IdeaProjects/scalan$ sudo service keyboard-setup restart [ ok ] Setting preliminary keymap...done. aromanov@ws:~/IdeaProjects/scalan$ sudo udevadm trigger --subsystem-match=input --action=change # produces no output
The new layout doesn't show up in
System Settings > Keyboard > Layout settings and
Ctrl+Shift doesn't work. I've also tried setting it directly from the terminal:
aromanov@ws:~/IdeaProjects/scalan$ setxkbmap ru XKB extension not present on :2
Googling doesn't give anything too useful, unfortunately. Can I fix this (e.g. by passing some arguments to
Xvnc or changing