Bug 593594

Summary: The δ be inputted by press CapsLock hard key in qemu monitor
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Reporter: Golita Yue <gyue>
Component: qemu-kvmAssignee: Markus Armbruster <armbru>
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX QA Contact: Virtualization Bugs <virt-bugs>
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Priority: low    
Version: 6.0CC: gcosta, lihuang, llim, michen, shuang, tburke, virt-maint
Target Milestone: rc   
Target Release: 6.1   
Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
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Description Golita Yue 2010-05-19 09:19:16 UTC
Created attachment 415062 [details]

Description of problem:
Go to qemu monitor console by press 'Ctrl+Alt+2'. 
Press CapsLock hard key, then the letter 'σ' be inputted

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. start guest
/usr/libexec/qemu-kvm -no-hpet -usbdevice tablet -rtc-td-hack -startdate now -cpu qemu64,+sse2 -drive file=/mnt/r5u5_64.raw,werror=stop,rerror=stop -net nic,macaddr=00:20:11:23:22:03 -net tap,script=/etc/qemu-ifup  -balloon none -m 2G -smp 1 -boot c -uuid `uuidgen` -vnc :1 

2. go to qemu monitor console by press 'Ctrl+Alt+2'
3. press CapsLock hard key
Actual results:
the letter 'σ' be inputted.(please refer to screenshot)

Expected results:
Only turn on/off the CapsLock hard key

Additional info:

Comment 2 Dor Laor 2010-05-25 14:28:00 UTC
It is a bug but why do you care about it?

Comment 3 Golita Yue 2010-06-01 07:22:22 UTC
I am testing VNC, then find this bug.

Comment 4 RHEL Product and Program Management 2010-06-07 15:55:06 UTC
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux major release.  Product Management has requested further
review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux Major release.  This request is not yet committed for

Comment 5 RHEL Product and Program Management 2010-07-15 14:02:09 UTC
This issue has been proposed when we are only considering blocker
issues in the current Red Hat Enterprise Linux release. It has
been denied for the current Red Hat Enterprise Linux release.

** If you would still like this issue considered for the current
release, ask your support representative to file as a blocker on
your behalf. Otherwise ask that it be considered for the next
Red Hat Enterprise Linux release. **

Comment 8 Markus Armbruster 2011-06-01 11:06:03 UTC
Reproduced upstream.

Note: -nodefaults suppresses the default monitor.  Either omit it, or set up a monitor on QEMU's vc.

Comment 10 Markus Armbruster 2011-09-20 12:13:21 UTC
QEMU's virtual console character device is not supported in RHEL-6.  Closing WONTFIX.