alp’s notes

French symbols without azerty

So, sometimes I have to type some text in French. And I dislike AZERTY layout, it’s too unfamiliar. So, what should I do? Right, to use altgr-intl US layout. To do this you just need to set XKB Variant to “altgr-intl” (something like this in hal policy file – /usr/local/etc/hal/fdi/policy/x11-input.fdi on my FreeBSD system):


<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
<deviceinfo version="0.2">
<device>

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