XGL/Compiz and keyboard layout switching

Stavros Giannouris stavrosg2002 at freemail.gr
Thu Aug 10 15:49:43 CEST 2006

Στις Thu, 10 Aug 2006 13:50:25 +0100
Ο/Η Foxy <foxy at on-the-hill.me.uk> έγραψε:

> I wonder if anyone uses XGL/Compiz with xfce (from Ubuntu Dapper
> repos) and needs to switch between two or more keyboard layouts? It
> does not work for me. I have this section in my xorg.conf, but it
> looks to be completely ignored.

I had the same problem when trying out compiz a while ago. The
workaround I used was to use setxkbmap(1) to define the keyboard
layouts and the toggle keys after the desktop loaded.

> However, if  I log into Gnome session and then log out and log into 
> xfce, then switching is working as it is supposed to work.

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