For those of you that may find confusing the multiplicity of files used by KEYB, you can read some instructions in the FAQ item:


(more info is to be appended with the forthcomming version FD-KEYB 2.0 pre3)

In short,

KEYB.EXE binary to modify the keyboard; uses KL information files
Latest version of KEYB.EXE: http://www.ibiblio.org/pub/micro/pc-stuff/freedos/files/dos/keyb/kb2pre2x.zip
Latest version of a bunch of KL files (by Henrique Peron):
- for DOS codepages(*): http://www.ibiblio.org/pub/micro/pc-stuff/freedos/files/dos/keyb/kblayout/KPDOS11X.zip
- for Windows codepages: http://www.ibiblio.org/pub/micro/pc-stuff/freedos/files/dos/keyb/kblayout/KPWIN10X.zip

KC binary used to create/customize KL files (from human readable KEY files).
Latest version of KC (Keyboard Compiler, docs included): http://www.ibiblio.org/pub/micro/pc-stuff/freedos/files/dos/keyb/kc110x.zip
You may use the following source samples (sources of Henrique's packs), under the GNU GPL:
- for DOS codepages: http://www.ibiblio.org/pub/micro/pc-stuff/freedos/files/dos/keyb/kblayout/KPDOS11S.zip
- for Windows codepages: http://www.ibiblio.org/pub/micro/pc-stuff/freedos/files/dos/keyb/kblayout/KPWIN10S.zip

(*) A CODEPAGE is a character set, or if you like, a font.

Best wishes, and questions welcome,

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