Ubuntu

Wrong keyboard layout by graphical login

Reported by Carsten Holzmüller on 2012-04-28
38
This bug affects 8 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
lightdm-gtk-greeter (Ubuntu)
Undecided
Unassigned

Bug Description

I have installed a new xubuntu (Ubuntu 12.04 LTS) on an empty system.
My home directory is encrypted (checkbox by install).
The text console (F1, F2, F3... ) uses the german keyboard layout (correct).
The lightdm 1.2.1-0ubuntu1 uses an english keyboard (maybe us) and there is no chooser.
I also tried xdm 1:1.1.11-1ubuntu1 with the same result.

/etc/default/keyboard
XKBMODEL="pc105"
XKBLAYOUT="de"
XKBVARIANT=""
XKBOPTIONS=""
BACKSPACE="guess"

/etc/lightdm/lightdm.conf
[SeatDefaults]
greeter-session=lightdm-gtk-greeter
user-session=xubuntu
allow-guest=false
[default-display]
language=de_DE.utf8
layout=de

~/.dmrc (but encrypted...)
Language=de_DE.utf8
Layout=de
Session=xubuntu

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tags: added: bot-comment

The Bug #985065 is fixed, but my problem still exists.
I've no xkeyboard-config package (not installed and not available for installing).
My xkb-data package has the version 2.5-1ubuntu1.3.

affects: ubuntu → lightdm (Ubuntu)
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.

Changed in lightdm (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
Ilkka Jylhä (ilkka-jylha) wrote :

I have this bug in xubuntu 12.04.01 but not in ubuntu 12.04

Matt Fischer (mfisch) on 2012-10-15
affects: lightdm (Ubuntu) → lightdm-gtk-greeter (Ubuntu)

This bug still exists in xubuntu 12.10 (fresh installation, no update, without encryption).

Uriel32 (max-faul) wrote :

I still have this problem in Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS

Barta Tamás (barta-tamas-d) wrote :

Ubuntu 13.10 here, and I installed it via apt-get, and I get english keyboard layout instead of hungarian.

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