Bug 9061 - The backslash/bar definition is missing in the us dvorak variant
Summary: The backslash/bar definition is missing in the us dvorak variant
Alias: None
Product: xkeyboard-config
Classification: Unclassified
Component: General (show other bugs)
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All All
: high normal
Assignee: xkb
QA Contact:
Keywords: i18n, l10n, patch
: 9060 (view as bug list)
Depends on:
Reported: 2006-11-17 05:32 UTC by Johann "Myrkraverk" Oskarsson
Modified: 2007-01-25 13:27 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Patch to fix backslash/bar in us(dvorak) (381 bytes, patch)
2006-11-17 05:33 UTC, Johann "Myrkraverk" Oskarsson
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Description Johann "Myrkraverk" Oskarsson 2006-11-17 05:32:56 UTC
This is a duplicate of https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=9060

The backslash/bar definition is missing from the dvorak variant of the us
layout,  in the (on my system) /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/xkb/symbols/pc/us file.

This means, that switching to a layout that uses this key for something else,
such as the Icelandic one - is - and swithing to us(dvorak), the key is still
using the Icelandic definition.

I found this bug on Solaris Express Community Release build 50 (snv_50), which I
believe has Xorg 6.9.  This probably applies to all other Xorg versions as well.
Comment 1 Johann "Myrkraverk" Oskarsson 2006-11-17 05:33:45 UTC
Created attachment 7817 [details] [review]
Patch to fix backslash/bar in us(dvorak)
Comment 2 Sergey V. Udaltsov 2006-11-17 13:29:09 UTC
Thanks, committed.
Comment 3 Piter PUNK 2007-01-25 13:07:23 UTC
*** Bug 9060 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 4 Piter PUNK 2007-01-25 13:10:47 UTC
(In reply to comment #2)
> Thanks, committed.

Sergey, I download the CVS today and don't find the backslash/bar in us(dvorak). Maybe the patch is reversed by other one?
Comment 5 Sergey V. Udaltsov 2007-01-25 13:14:35 UTC
It is in dvorak-classic now. Should it be put in dvorak as well?
Comment 6 Piter PUNK 2007-01-25 13:21:47 UTC
(In reply to comment #5)
> It is in dvorak-classic now. Should it be put in dvorak as well?

I think yes. The bug is filled against xorg 6.9, before the dvorak-classic
inclusion in xkeyboard-config. I think the bug affect both layouts and
dvorak-{r,l} but these two includes us(dvorak).
Comment 7 Sergey V. Udaltsov 2007-01-25 13:27:02 UTC
Actually IIRC in xkeyboard-config dvorak was moved to dvorak-classic, that is why the patch got lost. Anyway, fixed.

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