german keyboard: äöü§ are not working ....

Erika Pacholleck pchllck at
Sat Mar 23 10:23:31 PST 2002

[23.03.02 14:20 +0100] Alexander Keusch <-- :
> i have set in the /etc/syconfig/keyboard:
>  LAYOUT=/usr/share/kbd/keymaps/i386/qwertz/
> the letters are on the right place, but some keys are not workling
> (nothing happens while pressing the keys): äöü§
> when i'm using using joe everything works right ...
> wenn i am using the inputrc from the lfs-faq to get the del key working,
> then pressing the (not working) keys produces some numers like \344 ...

make sure you have the word "set" in front
try to include it in these:

$if term=linux
  $if Bash all your bash stuff

if still not working I can send you mine.
Erika ...---...: pacholleck at nexgo dot de
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