I switch keyboard layout by system settings. This method required close all soft and reboot kano OS. It is very uncomfortable.
How can I switch keyboard layouts by hot keys like a windows or android?
I just checked with our engineering team, and the method that you’re using is currently the only way to switch keyboard layouts in Kano OS.
It’s so sad
So I have to install raspberian for normal use kano computer
The linux desktop env of the Kano is lxde so you can use they wiki and tools to change almost anything.
To add russian keyboard layout paste this line in the terminal
echo "setxkbmap -option grp:switch,grp:alt_shift_toggle,grp_led:scroll us,ru" >> ~/.bashrc
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