Switch the current keyboard layout with the command

I have three keyboard layouts. I want to assign hotkeys for each layout, e.g. CTRL+SHIFT+1 for the first layout, CTRL+SHIFT+2 for the second and CTRL+SHIFT+3 for the third.

What command can I use to set a specific layout? Or maybe my problem can be solved somehow else?

I use Gnome 43.2.

Before Gnome 41, it worked like this: gdbus call --session --dest org.gnome.Shell --object-path /org/gnome/Shell --method org.gnome.Shell.Eval "imports.ui.status.keyboard.getInputSourceManager().inputSources[1].activate()"

How about now?

I would use a localectl command.

IIUC localectl will not change the current session keyboard layout dynamically, but rather alter the system defaults, doesn’t it?

I don’t know the GNOME 43 answer, but I’d try asking ibus directlty, like ibus engine xkb:fr:oss:fra (for fr/oss layout here).

Correct, localectl only changes the system locale, not the user session locale.

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