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Custom keyboard tweaks in 2017 for Ubuntu

Linux for the desktop changes with every year going by. So does the ability to change the keyboard layout. For many years, xmodmap was the way to go, if a Linux user wanted to alter the configuration of his or her keyboard. 636 more words


Does anyone know how to configure xkb?

I usually prefer to leave my keyboard layout and shortcuts in default configuration. Partly, this makes switching between machines easier and partly it helps me learn what the defaults are, so I can avoid breaking them in programs I write. 922 more words


Qwerty War: day 5

On day five, I plan to get the leaderboard persistence built and deployed: the only part of the project that requires a database back end. I figure that I’ll build this with Django and deploy on Heroku. 520 more words