Bug 224185 - Kernel Magic Keys will print the screen
Kernel Magic Keys will print the screen
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Kernel Maintainer List
Brian Brock
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Reported: 2007-01-24 10:38 EST by Juan
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
2 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: 2.6.19-1.2911.6.5.fc6
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2007-03-13 12:06:23 EDT
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Description Juan 2007-01-24 10:38:50 EST
Description of problem:

Pressing kernel magic keys (Alt+SysRq+key) the screen will be printed. It seems
that the combination Alt+SysRq is understood like PrintScreen.

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

Fedora Core 6

How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1. Hold Alt key
2. Press PrintScreen/SysRq
Actual results:

3. A print screen will be requested

Expected results:

3- No print screen should be requested

Additional info:
Comment 1 Chuck Ebbert 2007-01-25 14:22:40 EST
Is this on a notebook computer?
Comment 2 Juan 2007-02-06 19:37:14 EST
no, this is a desktop with spanish keyboard
Comment 3 Juan 2007-03-13 10:35:56 EDT
Since yesterday, (March 12, 2007) after updating the system with the patches in
fedora.updates, this does not happen anymore.


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