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I am trying to change the keyboard layout for ubuntu 13.10 ltsp clients.

I edited /var/lib/tftpboot/ltsp/i386/lts.conf (which was empty after the install).

What works is de/german, but this is the keyboard setting that the system was installed with:


I can also change the file to


This changes all clients to an us-keyboard. But how can different clients/users use different layouts or even switch during a session?

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Add to /var/lib/tftpboot/ltsp/i386/lts.conf:




To switch between them by alt+shift pressing.

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You can use multiple layouts same as X server:


Consult the documentation for valid settings.

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