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Re: Use systemd-localed?



On Wed, 2012-07-25 at 11:44 +0200, Vratislav Podzimek wrote:
> On Tue, 2012-07-24 at 11:45 -0400, Will Woods wrote:
[...]
> > It would let us remove most of keyboard.py and use existing (and
> > up-to-date!) system services instead - less code for us to maintain, and
> > the DBus API is more likely to stay stable.
> We now use libxklavier that is up-to-date and reads the configuration
> directly from X server. While systemd-localed could provide a DBus API
> to setup multiple layouts and switching (which I doubt it will, cause it
> would be usable only in anaconda), we would still need the list of all
> available layouts grouped by languages and probably some more things.
> I'm affraid that the code using such complex DBus API would not be
> shorter than what we have now using libxklavier.

Thanks for the explanation!

If I understand correctly, this also means we don't use
system-config-keyboard for anything in newui? Should we remove it from
anaconda.spec.in?

-w


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