The code can be browsed at Or using anonymous GIT, according to the standard GIT instructions. The GIT URLs are



Mailing list

Bug tracking


The official translator of the project is Translation Project. The translation domain status can be found here. The up-to-date list of .po files is available here.


  • Add compatibility rules for old broken layouts (to allow users to work with existing configurations)
  • Provide more documentation on layouts submission
  • Add more and more configuration elements as necessary
  • Improve i18n (translation of base.xml file)

Submission rules

There are certain rules in the project. These rules are applied to all contributed layouts/variants/models/option. These rules are simple to follow. The code which does not follow them is rejected (or the author is asked to fix the issues). The rules are listed here

XKB issues

General XKB code issues which affect xkeyboard-config are listed here.

-- Main.?SergeyUdaltsov - 14 Sep 2008