Linux keyboard tools

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  1. 20281a6 chvt: Fix build with musl by Alexey Gladkov · 3 months ago master
  2. 05833b7 Update eurlatgr consolefont by Marko Myllynen · 3 months ago
  3. af7aa34 chvt: Add deadline to change virtual terminal by Alexey Gladkov · 4 months ago
  4. c994c77 libkeymap: Fix the compatibility with the busybox's loadkmap by Alexey Gladkov · 5 months ago
  5. f0f22e6 setfont: Add option -d to double size of font. by Ben Pfaff · 6 months ago

KBD Build Status

This package contains tools for managing Linux console (Linux console, virtual terminals, keyboard, etc.) – mainly, what they do is loading console fonts and keyboard maps.

This distribution contains no binaries - the sources depend on the kernel version - compile them yourself.

The home site of this package:

The latest stable version of kbd can always be found on:


See also howto-contribute.

Web interface:


git clone git://


PO files are maintained by:


Kbd is licensed under the GNU General Public License (GPL), version 2, or at your option any later version.


Report problems with this package to the mailing list or to the Alexey Gladkov <gladkov.alexey AT gmail DOT com>.