Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 108985
(shift+up_arrow) or (shift+down_arrow) when selecting from lists doesn't work when connected to Windows XP Pro.
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:33 EST
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Description of problem:
From Linux box, bring up rdesktop connection to a Windows XP Pro system.
Open Outlook or File manager, select an item in a list, then hold the
shift key down and use the up or down arrow keys to select a range of
This works when using Remote Desktop utility from a Windows box to a
Windows box, but doesn't work from Linux box to Windows box.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
From Linux box, bring up rdesktop connection to a Windows XP Pro
Open Outlook or Netcool or File manager, select an item in a list,
then hold the shift key down and use the up or down arrow keys to
select a range of items.
Actual Results: Holding down shift key while pressing the up or down
arrow does nothing.
Expected Results: The highlighted item should be joined (in being
selected/highlighted) by the item above (if shift+up) or below (if
I have tried this on RH8, RH9, FCb3, the same failure mode on all.
I have tried this on several different PC's, an old Dell box, a new
Dell laptop, and a whitebox PC.
1.3.0 has been a FC1 update for a while.
Please also test these 1.3.1 binaries and report back if the problems
you described are fixed.
Works with current ERRATA installed in Fedora Core 1
Tested & Fixed.