A custom dvorak keyboard layout for Linux (with Gnome 3) which uses the <>| key on German keyboards to type umlauts with the US Dvorak layout.

Markus Koch 3e333f3cac Initial commit 1 year ago
README.MD 3e333f3cac Initial commit 1 year ago
base.lst.patch 3e333f3cac Initial commit 1 year ago
base.xml.patch 3e333f3cac Initial commit 1 year ago
dvorak-us-de 3e333f3cac Initial commit 1 year ago
evdev.lst.patch 3e333f3cac Initial commit 1 year ago
evdev.xml.patch 3e333f3cac Initial commit 1 year ago
install.sh 3e333f3cac Initial commit 1 year ago
us.patch 3e333f3cac Initial commit 1 year ago

README.MD

Dvorak-custom

A custom dvorak keyboard layout for Linux (with Gnome 3) which uses the <>| key on German keyboards to type umlauts with the US Dvorak layout. Press <>| followed by o, u, or a to get the corresponding umlaut. To get ß, type shift + <>|.

Installation

Apply all patches manually or run install.sh as root.

Notes

Add dvorak-us-de to /usr/share/X11/xkb/symbols/us

Add layout manually to:

  • /usr/share/X11/xkb/rules/base.xml
  • /usr/share/X11/xkb/rules/base.lst
  • /usr/share/X11/xkb/rules/evdev.lst
  • /usr/share/X11/xkb/rules/evdev.xml

Then reboot.

Not needed, but you can see the currently active layouts here: org.gnome.desktop.input-sources