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[[Category:Modules]]
 
[[Category:Modules]]
  
= About =
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'''kbdmap.c32''' is a comboot module for Syslinux that loads a new  
'''kbdmap.c32''' is a comboot module for Syslinux that loads a new keyboard mapping on the fly.
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keyboard mapping on the fly.
The keymap format is same as used in LILO, see doc/syslinux.txt, KBDMAP keymap entry.
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The keymap format is the same as used in LILO.
  
= Syntax =  
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== Syntax ==
  kbdmap.c32 path/map.ktl
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  kbdmap.c32 path/to/map.ktl
  
  
 
== Example ==
 
== Example ==
Here is an example isolinux.cfg file specifying two keyboard maps in a menu
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Here is a configuration example, specifying two keyboard maps in a menu:
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label be
 
label be
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= Further Reading =
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== See also ==
None
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* [[Config#KBDMAP]]
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* [[Directives/kbdmap]]
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* [[SYSLINUX#KBDMAP_keymap]]
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* The KBDMAP entry in [[doc/syslinux]].txt.
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* [[Doc/keytab-lilo]]
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* [[Cli]]

Revision as of 09:25, 13 February 2016


kbdmap.c32 is a comboot module for Syslinux that loads a new keyboard mapping on the fly. The keymap format is the same as used in LILO.

Syntax

kbdmap.c32 path/to/map.ktl


Example

Here is a configuration example, specifying two keyboard maps in a menu:

label be
  menu label Belgian azerty keyboard (be)
  kernel kbdmap.c32
  append maps/be.ktl

label us
  menu label US qwerty keyboard (us)
  kernel kbdmap.c32
  append maps/us.ktl

See also