xkb-switch - Change keyboard layout from console

Property Value
Distribution ALT Linux Sisyphus
Repository Classic i586
Package name xkb-switch
Package version 1.4.0
Package release alt1.git.d7c1856a
Package architecture i586
Package type rpm
Installed size 95.77 KB
Download size 95.77 KB
Official Mirror ftp.altlinux.org
xkb-switch is a C++ program that allows to query and change the XKB
layout state. Originally ruby-based code written by J.Broomley.


Package Version Architecture Repository
xkb-switch-1.4.0-alt1.git.d7c1856a.x86_64.rpm 1.4.0 x86_64 Classic
xkb-switch - - -


Name Value
/lib/ld-linux.so.2 -
libX11.so.6 -
libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.0) -
libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.1.3) -
libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.4) -
libgcc_s.so.1(GCC_3.0) -
libstdc++.so.6(CXXABI_1.3) -
libstdc++.so.6(GLIBCXX_3.4) -
libstdc++.so.6(GLIBCXX_3.4.20) -
libstdc++.so.6(GLIBCXX_3.4.21) -
libxkbfile.so.1 -
rpmlib(PayloadIsLzma) -
rpmlib(SetVersions) -
rtld(GNU_HASH) -


Name Value
libxkbswitch.so -
xkb-switch = 1.4.0-alt1.git.d7c1856a


Type URL
Binary Package xkb-switch-1.4.0-alt1.git.d7c1856a.i586.rpm
Source Package xkb-switch-1.4.0-alt1.git.d7c1856a.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Add the following line to /etc/apt/sources.list:
    rpm [Sisyphus] http://ftp.altlinux.org/pub/distributions/ALTLinux/Sisyphus i586 classic
    rpm [Sisyphus] http://ftp.altlinux.org/pub/distributions/ALTLinux/Sisyphus noarch classic
  2. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  3. Install xkb-switch rpm package:
    # sudo apt-get install xkb-switch




2016-11-30 - Valentin Rosavitskiy <valintinr@altlinux.org> 1.4.0-alt1.git.d7c1856a
- New version
2015-08-31 - Valentin Rosavitskiy <valintinr@altlinux.org> 1.3.1-alt1.git532d92321
- New version
2014-10-30 - Valentin Rosavitskiy <valintinr@altlinux.org> 0-alt1.git97bf2c86f
- Initial build for ALT

See Also

Package Description
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xkbevd-1.1.4-alt1.i586.rpm XKB event daemon
xkbprint-1.0.4-alt1.i586.rpm print an XKB keyboard description
xkbutils-1.0.4-alt1.i586.rpm XKB utilities: xkbbell, xkbvleds, and xkbwatch
xkill-1.0.5-alt1.i586.rpm kill a client by its X resource
xl2tpd-1.3.10-alt1.S1.i586.rpm Layer 2 Tunnelling Protocol Daemon (RFC 2661)
xlennart-1.0-alt1.i586.rpm Stop Lennart from loading his init system into all the computers
xlhtml-0.5.1-alt2.i586.rpm A program that converts MS Excel files to useful formats
xli-1.17.0-alt8.1.i586.rpm X11 Image Loading Utility
xload-1.1.3-alt1.i586.rpm System load average display for X
xlockmore-5.56-alt1.i586.rpm An X terminal locking program
xlogical-1.0-alt8.qa1.i586.rpm SDL logical arcade game
xlogo-1.0.4-alt1.i586.rpm display the X Window System logo
xlsatoms-1.1.2-alt1.i586.rpm List interned atoms defined on server
xlsclients-1.1.4-alt1.i586.rpm List client applications running on a display