[lfs-support] /etc/sysconfig/console

Baho Utot baho-utot at columbus.rr.com
Mon Sep 24 11:14:44 PDT 2012

On 09/24/2012 01:52 PM, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
> Baho Utot wrote:
>> I have found that this will not cause an error
>> KEYMAP="us"
>> FONT="lat1-16 -m 8859-1"
>> and the system will boot without displaying an error.
>> I don't know if that is the same if you don't have a console files or not.
>> Now I am trying to set this system up for UTF-8
>> is the console setting the same or would it need to be changed if i set
>> LANG=en_US.UTF-8 ?
>> I am trying to understand all these settings and there affect on the
>> system in question.
> KEYMAP and FONT are LFS variables used in the console init script.  FONT
> is used in the setfont command.  KEYMAP is used with the loadkeys command.
> See the respective man pages.
>     -- Bruce

OK thanks

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