Another question addresses a shortcut in Freya (0.3), but Alt+space is not working as a keyboard shortcut for me in Loki (0.4). Also it no longer shows as a custom shortcut in alongside the others:

Keyboard shortcuts

What are my options for switching between keyboard layouts in Loki?

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It defaults to Opt+Shift in Loki.

To change it, go to: Settings > Keyboard pane > Layout subtab > "Switch layout"

Keyboard Layout

Commands like gsettings set org.pantheon.desktop.gala.keybindings switch-input-source "['<Alt>space']" no longer appear to work in Loki.

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