ckbcomp(1) User Manuals ckbcomp(1)NAMEckbcomp - compile a XKB keyboard description to a keymap suitable for
SYNOPSISckbcomp [option ...] [layout [variant [option ...]]]
The ckbcomp keymap compiler converts a description of an XKB keymap
into a console keymap that can be read directly by loadkeys.
Print a usage message and exit.
The encoding to use. There should be an unicode ACM map for
this encoding in /usr/share/consoletrans.
-Idir Search top-level directory dir for files included by the keymap
description. This option may be used multiple times. After all
directories specified by -I options have been searched,
/etc/console-setup/ckb, /usr/share/X11/xkb, /etc/X11/xkb and
/usr/X11R6/lib/X11/xkb will be searched too.
Set level of detail for listing. level is a number from 1 to
Generate a compact keymap with at most two xkb groups and two
levels in each or only one xkb-group and up to four levels.
XKB KEYBOARD DESCRIPTION
The keyboard layout, variant and options components can be also speci‐
fied directly on the command line. See the synopsis of the command.
Specifies the symbols component name of the XKB keyboard
Specifies the keycodes component name of the XKB keyboard
The name of the rules file to use.
Specifies the keyboard model used to choose the component names.
Specifies the layout used to choose the component names.
Specifies the layout variant used to choose the component names.
Adds an option used to choose component names.
Anton Zinoviev <email@example.com>, <firstname.lastname@example.org>
console-setup MAY 2007 ckbcomp(1)