Bug 1307113 - Cockpit Terminal: several characters not working (German Keyboard)
Cockpit Terminal: several characters not working (German Keyboard)
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: cockpit (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Dominik Perpeet
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2016-02-12 12:53 EST by Joachim Jaeckel
Modified: 2016-12-20 13:40 EST (History)
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Description Joachim Jaeckel 2016-02-12 12:53:31 EST
Description of problem:

Browser on a Windows System, Using the Terminal in cockpit.

With a German Keyboard, the following characters do not work correct:
{ altgr/7
[ altgr/8
@ altgr/q
€ (EURO) altgr/e

These keys work in Firefox, the do not work in Chrome, Edge, IE 11
] altgr/9
} altgr/0
| altgr/<
\ altgr/ß

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
German Windows Client (tested with Windows 7 and Windows 10)
1. Open http://my-fedora-system:9090
2. Login
3. Open Tools->Terminal
4. open vi Editor, open Input mode
5. type CTRL/V followed by the special character

Actual results:
For some characters, nothing is transmitted to the Linux session
For some characters, wrong codes are transmitted
Depends on which Browser is used

Expected results:

Additional info:
Comment 1 Joachim Jaeckel 2016-02-12 13:03:50 EST
Bug comes from https://github.com/chjj/term.js
(same problems using https://github.com/chjj/tty.js/ )
Comment 2 Fedora Admin XMLRPC Client 2016-10-20 08:10:47 EDT
This package has changed ownership in the Fedora Package Database.  Reassigning to the new owner of this component.
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