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Month: June 2012

Re: [trinity-devel] Keyboard handling, compose key broken in Trinity nightlies

From: "Timothy Pearson" <kb9vqf@...>
Date: Mon, 4 Jun 2012 11:27:42 -0500
> Hi Tim and others,
> Is there significant development going on regarding keyboard handling or
> maybe character handling?


> I'm a bit surprised, because I didn't know this depended on the toolkit,
> but with the current nightlies, I'm unable to use my compose key to
> compose characters in any Trinity application. In Qt4 and GTK
> applications (within Trinity), the compose key works correctly. In the
> past, this worked without issues in Trinity as well.
> I can imagine this is not noticed by everybody quickly, I myself need to
> use compose a lot to type in foreign languages. Let me know if I can
> help with reproducing/solving this.

Yes, I could use some help reproducing/bisecting this issue.  For starters
please file a bug report on this with [REGRESSION] in the title, a
priority of CRITICAL, the last TDE version that the feature worked
properly in, and step-by-step instructions for reproducing the bug,
including a brief note describing the desired behaviour.