LFS 6.7 Chapter 7.5 Configuring the Linux console

David Shaw dj.shaw at btconnect.com
Mon Nov 15 12:15:01 PST 2010


Many thanks for your very prompt and informative reply.

On 15/11/10 17:49, Ken Moffat wrote:
> Try them. I've no idea how your screen is set up, but *for just
> english* lat1-16.psfu.gz (so "lat1-16") is probably an adequate
> place to begin.

As this is my first serious attempt at an LFS build (I've tried a couple 
of times before, but ran out of steam each time) I think keeping it as 
simple as possible is in order, so just English is fine  :-)

>> At least the keymap is nice and easy to work out :-)
> Actually, that depends on your keyboard - some laptops have very
> weird variations.

Oh, joy!  Well, UK has always worked for me in the past, when installing 
various Linux distros, so I'll just press on with it (and hope!)

Again, many thanks,

David Shaw

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