Bug 433357 - Num lock and numeric keypad ignored after connecting to vino
Summary: Num lock and numeric keypad ignored after connecting to vino
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Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: vino
Version: 8
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
low
low
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: David Zeuthen
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2008-02-18 20:18 UTC by Mark Locascio
Modified: 2013-03-06 03:54 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2009-01-09 06:01:04 UTC


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Description Mark Locascio 2008-02-18 20:18:18 UTC
Description of problem:
After connecting to the machine via vino, num lock is disabled and the numeric
keypad does not respond. Keypad cannot be used until reboot.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
vino-2.20.1-1.fc8

How reproducible:
Almost every time I connect through vino... On some occasions it's ok, but I
haven't been able to figure out what's different those times.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Enable vino
2. Connect to machine running vino from another computer (I generally do this
from a winXP computer with tightVNC)
3. Use remote computer normally
4. Disconnect from computer running vino
  
Actual results:
When I return to the computer I accessed remotely, num lock is off. Pressing the
num lock key toggles the light on the keyboard, but the numeric keypad still
fails to respond.

Expected results:
Num lock and numeric keypad should function normally after connecting

Additional info:
This is probably a problem deep inside somewhere, but I listed it under vino
because the only time I notice the problem is after remotely accessing the
machine. No errors are thrown.

Comment 1 Bug Zapper 2008-11-26 09:51:46 UTC
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Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2009-01-09 06:01:04 UTC
Fedora 8 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2009-01-07. Fedora 8 is 
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