|Summary:||Keybindings for Sun Type 6 USB keyboard only work in Desktop and Sound sections|
|Product:||Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4||Reporter:||Erik Volkman <eryanv>|
|Component:||control-center||Assignee:||Control Center Maintainer <control-center-maint>|
|Status:||CLOSED NOTABUG||QA Contact:||desktop-bugs <desktop-bugs>|
|Fixed In Version:||Doc Type:||Bug Fix|
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|Last Closed:||2010-06-04 21:40:32 UTC||Type:||---|
|oVirt Team:||---||RHEL 7.3 requirements from Atomic Host:|
Description Erik Volkman 2005-10-27 20:59:59 UTC
Description of problem: It appears that the extra keys on a Sun Type 6 USB keyboard only don't work for items in the Window Management portion of the Keyboard Shortcuts. They'll work fine for changing the volume, ejecting disks, opening Home, etc. However it doesn't appear that those bindings are broken because other shortcuts (<Shift><Alt><F3>) will work for the window management stuff. Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): Version 2.8.0 Release 12 Steps to Reproduce: 1. Open up Keyboard Shortcuts (Applications -> Preferences -> Keyboard Shortcuts) 2. Scroll down to the Window management section and select one of those. 3. Hit one of the side keys (Front in this case) 4. See the key code appear (0x8c) 5. Close the Shortcuts menu, try it. 6. Reopen Shortcuts, delete the binding and create a binding for Eject using the same key. 7. Close the Shortcuts menu, hit the key, watch the drive open. Additional info: You can get it to work by assigning those keys kysysms with xmodmap such as: xmodmap -e 'keycode 0x8c = Select' and then when you try to create the binding it'll work as expected.
Comment 1 Erik Volkman 2005-10-27 21:00:47 UTC
Forgot to mention that this used to work in RHEL3 without problems.
Comment 2 Issue Tracker 2007-07-11 02:49:35 UTC
Internal Status set to 'Resolved' Status set to: Closed by Client Resolution set to: 'Closed by Client' This event sent from IssueTracker by kr-hitron1 issue 124362
Comment 3 Russell Doty 2010-06-04 21:40:32 UTC
Issue tracker was closed in 2007.