fixme:keyboard:X11DRV_KEYBOARD_DetectLayout - incorrect message text?

Andriy Palamarchuk apa3a at
Tue Sep 25 14:32:16 CDT 2001

Esthon, I fixed the error message in CVS, now it says:
See documentation/configuring.sgml, chapter "Keyboard" for more information.

You can look in this file in the Wine source to learn how to add new 
layouts. The same information is also available online at:

Andriy Palamarchuk

Esthon Medeiros wrote:

> Hi everybody,
> I am having something almost the same. I am using an US international
> keyboard. With this configuration it is possible to use dead keys so I
> can use special characters of portuguese language. Well, I have in
> XF86Config-4 the keyboard configured as:
> Section "InputDevice"
> 	Identifier  "Keyboard0"
> 	Driver      "keyboard"
> 	Option      "XkbModel" "pc105"
> 	Option      "XkbLayout" "us_intl"
> EndSection
> With this configuration I can use dead keys in any X application but
> when I start wine I can not use the dead keys, they don't work and I
> receive the following on wine.log:
> fixme:keyboard:X11DRV_KEYBOARD_DetectLayout Your keyboard layout was not
> found!
> Using closest match instead (United States keyboard layout (phantom key
> version)) for scancode mapping.
> Please define your layout in windows/x11drv/keyboard.c and submit them
> to us for inclusion into future Wine releases.
> See documentation/keyboard for more information.
> Anybody could give any clue of how can I proceed to fix the problem.
> Best reagards,
> Esthon Medeiros.
> Andriy Palamarchuk wrote:
>>Hello everybody,
>>   when I start Wine I get this FIXME message:
>>fixme:keyboard:X11DRV_KEYBOARD_DetectLayout Your keyboard layout was not
>>Using closest match instead (Russian keyboard layout) for scancode mapping.
>>Please define your layout in windows/x11drv/keyboard.c and submit them
>>to us for inclusion into future Wine releases.
>>See documentation/keyboard for more information
>>The last line of the error message suggests to look in
>>documentation/keyboard for more information. Currently there is no such
>>file in this directory and corresponding information is in file
>>Should we use documentation/configuring in the error message?
>>Andriy Palamarchuk
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