keyboard configuration

  1. N

    (solution) colemak layout not used in console after install of GhostBSD

    After installing GhostBSD, selected keyboard layout was used in X/xorg, but not in console. According to this vt is the current default console. Keyboard layout is in /usr/share/vt/keymap/colemak.acc.kbd Solution: edit /etc/defaults/rc.conf keymap="colemak.acc.kbd" and /etc/rc.conf...
  2. Snork

    Czech keyboard issues

    Hello there, I've been wanting to try out FreeBSD for a while now but I've ran into a problem when it comes to setting up the keyboard layout. When I choose the czech keyboard (qwertz with accent keys) I have the following problems - 1) The only accent letters that appear are the áíéú keys...
  3. T

    hid_get_item: HID_ITEM_MAXUSAGE should be increased up to 31 to parse the HID report descriptor

    I have a ~16 years old Logitech USB keyboard that I use since today. Media keys are not recognize properly, and it is pretty buggy. # usbconfig -d ugen0.4 ugen0.4: <Logitech Logitech USB Keyboard> at usbus0, cfg=0 md=HOST spd=LOW (1.5Mbps) pwr=ON (100mA) It currently works with Windows and...
  4. Nick-6

    setxkbmap stop working randomly

    I'm using 13.0-RELEASE-p4 with x11-wm/openbox. I've set keyboard in ~/.config/openbox/autostart as: setxkbmap -layout us,xx -option 'grp:win_space_toggle' & I can't change the keyboard from time to time until I run that command in terminal again. Do I need to set that in somewhere else? How...
  5. R

    Customizing Belkin n52te Keyboard

    Potentially strange question, but I'm trying to customize a secondary keyboard on a FreeBSD machine. I have a standard keyboard, that I'd like to have behave as a "normal" keyboard. Then I have this bizarre hand-shaped keyboard, the Belkin n52te, that I'd like to use for controlling Open...
  6. ziomario

    The "Canc" key on my italian keyboard doesn't behave well on FreeBSD.

    Hello to everyone. The "Canc" key on my Italian keyboard doesn't behave like it behaves in Linux. I would like to know how to fix it. Below u can see what happens when I press "Canc" on Debian and on FreeBSD. "Canc" behavior on Debian ...
  7. T

    Cooler Master Devastator Scroll Lock issue

    I have a Cooler Master Devastator keyboard. It allows you to toggle its LED back-lighting with Scroll Lock. I have recently installed FreeBSD in a VM (VirtualBox on Windows 10) so I can explore a Unix-like OS. It uses Scroll Lock to control console scrolling. The problem I run across is that...
  8. coyote_zed

    MATE Mapping media buttons in Mate

    I have FreeBSD 11 on a Dell Latitude E6530 and I'm using Mate for my DE. I trying to figure out how to map the media (volume, play, pause, next, back) buttons. I'm not sure where to start looking to get this done. Any help would be appreciated.
  9. dbyte

    ctrl:nocaps in rc.conf while installing (before X installed)

    I am restarting an install and was wondering if it was possible to set what I normally invision as setxkbmap -layout colemak -option ctrl:nocaps in the rc.conf file. Because I don't have X installed, and the usual /etc/default/keyboard file is missing (?) I'm wondering what options I have...
  10. P

    create custom keyboard layout

    FreeBSD 10.2 (US English). Console Mode - No GUI Developing a custom layout on Latin Alphabet. Queries 1. Where can I find the existing keymaps so that I can edit them? 2. How to replace my existing layout with the custom layout? 3. How to revert back to old layout if anything goes wrong?
  11. Nureo

    LXDE How to change the keyboard for latinoamerican? ¿Cómo cambiar el teclado a "latinoamericano"?

    Hello everybody. There is not "ñ" in my keyboard, and also some buttons are changed. When I first installed FreeBSD, it was certainly fine. But when I start the LXDE environment, it was the wrong keyboard for me. Can anyone help me (and others like me)? In spanish/En castellano: Hola a...