|AKBD(4)||Device Drivers Manual||AKBD(4)|
akbd — Apple
akbd* at adb?
wskbd* at akbd? mux 1
The following is a partial list of supported AKBD devices:
akbd driver supports a number of
different key mappings which can be chosen from with the kernel option
“AKBD_LAYOUT” at compile time or with the utility
“keyboard.encoding”) at runtime. Other mappings can be used if
the whole keymap is replaced by means of
wsconsctl(8). The built-in mappings
are at this time:
The KB_DE, KB_FR, KB_SG and KB_SV mappings can be used in the KB_NODEAD (.nodead) variant. This switches off the “dead accents”.
To set a German keyboard layout without “dead
keyboard.encoding=de.nodead. To set it at kernel build time, add the
following to the kernel configuration file:
akbd interface first appeared in
NetBSD 0.9. It has been under development ever
Bradley A. Grantham wrote the original
akbd driver, including the MRG support. The hardware
direct interface was written by John P.
The list of built-in mappings doesn't follow any logic. It grew as people submitted what they needed.
|January 15, 2015||OpenBSD-current|