Error setting up graphics device:list index out of range
On Tue, Nov 04, 2008 at 11:57:00AM +0100, Frederik Himpe wrote:
> On Mon, Nov 03, 2008 at 02:57:21PM -0500, Cole Robinson wrote:
> > > $ cat /etc/sysconfig/keyboard
> > > KEYBOARD=be
> > > KEYTABLE=be2-latin1
> > Okay, this should work fine now upstream:
> > http://hg.et.redhat.com/virt/applications/virtinst--devel?cs=bd2ec3b7b815
> Thanks. I applied this patch, and the error is now gone. However, it
> seems the keyboard is not working correctly in a new virtual machine. I
> start up the Mandriva boot.iso file to do a network installation. In the first
> steps of the net install cd, the installer expects US keyboard layout
> (it only asks what type of keyboard you have later once the installation
> GUI has been downloaded and started).
> If I try to enter numerical characters 1234567890 using the keys above
> the alphanumeric part of the keyboard (and typing as if I had a US
> keyboard instead of a Belgian one), I get k23b5s7890. For some reason,
> the 1, 4 and 6 are not working correctly.
virt-manager tries to configure the guest keymap by mapping from the
keytable in /etc/sysconfig/keyboard, to the keymaps available in
QEMU. Check the running 'qemu' process to verify that there is a
'-k' command line arg with the appropriate keymap set.
With a newer enough KVM, and new enough GTK-VNC there is a protocol
extension which passes raw scancodes across, avoiding this whole
keymap mess - just need to configure keymap in guest OS to match the
keyboard you use.
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