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I have Ubuntu 11.10. I have installed gnome-classic using:

sudo apt-get install gnome-panel

The problem is, the top panel doesn't show the language I am using right now (I use 3 different languages) so when I switch between languages (Ctrl+Shift), nothing changes or indicates the current language on the top panel.

Any ideas or tips would be appreciated.

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Take the pointer to the panel,
Win+Alt+Right mouse click the panel if you are Gnome-Classic
or Alt+Right mouse click the panel if you are using Gnome Classic (No Effects) i.e. gnome fallback mode
Choose Add to Panel and look for "Keyboard indicator" and add it.

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Thanks for your reply. Actually, no keyboard indicator is in the add to panel window! – GIS_DBA Nov 16 '11 at 23:17
Please, check value of org.gnome.libgnomekbd.indicator using dconf Editor. May be the applet are running already in notification area but invisible because some settings (for example show-flags: true , try to change on show-flags: false) – Denis Nov 17 '11 at 16:02

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