Tried a few different answers from here and other websites, but I can't seem to get my laptop keyboard mapping correctly on Debian at all.
My keyboard is a slightly abnormal layout.
It's qwerty, and UK.
Immediately to the right of my
space bar, before
Alt Gr, I have the
\ key. When I press this key, I get
enter key, I have
#. Currently when I press this, I get
I'm used to having GBP sign on shift+3, but instead I have
#. Same applies for " being on shift+2, instead having
Here's the keyboard:
I suspect I'm going to need a slightly manual keymapping for this - or at least a default keymapping with some minor changes. Where do I start?
I've tried the following, with different options, to no avail. I can't get the keys to change... at all, let alone to the wrong/right options.
for i in 'console-data' 'console-setup' 'console-locales' 'keyboard-configuration'; do sudo apt-get install $i; done for i in 'console-data' 'console-setup' 'keyboard-configuration'; do sudo dpkg-reconfigure $i; done
$ cat /etc/os-release PRETTY_NAME="Debian GNU/Linux bullseye/sid" NAME="Debian GNU/Linux" ID=debian HOME_URL="https://www.debian.org/" SUPPORT_URL="https://www.debian.org/support" BUG_REPORT_URL="https://bugs.debian.org/"
I'm also using
Thanks in advance.
$ cat /etc/default/keyboard # KEYBOARD CONFIGURATION FILE # Consult the keyboard(5) manual page. XKBMODEL="pc105" XKBLAYOUT="gb" XKBVARIANT="" XKBOPTIONS="lv3:ralt_switch,compose:rctrl" BACKSPACE="guess" ----- $ sudo dpkg-reconfigure keyboard-configuration Options chosen: - Generic 105-key PC (intl.) - English (UK) - Default - No compose key - No Ctrl+Alt+Backspace