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[Discuss] International Keyboard for Fedora 28

localectl shows the current locale

You can list the keymaps:
sudo localectl list-keymaps
You can see the different groupings:
sudo localectl list-keymaps | grep us
sudo localectl list-keymaps | grep fr
I have not changed the layout for several years,
The actual keymap files are in /usr/lib/kbd/keymaps/xkb
sudo localectl set-keymap <keymapname>

On 9/8/18 11:18 AM, Nancy Allison wrote:
> Hello, all.
> I am accustomed to using the US-international keyboard on my Windows
> systems. I'd like to use it in Fedora 28, too, so I don't have to learn
> alternate keyboard layouts.
> It is not listed, at least not by the name I'm used to, in the
> Settings/Region & Language list of keyboard layouts. There are about 35
> French keyboard layouts to choose from and I don't know how to figure out
> which one is closest to the US International keyboard. Does anyone know?
> (The French keyboard from France lays out the keys differently and I'm all
> for an easy life and don't want to have to remember to switch the locations
> of A and Q every time I type something, so I don't want to use it.)
> Has anyone else dealt with this question? What did you decide on? All
> suggestions welcome.
> --Nancy
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