Bug 80885 - Anaconda configures UK keyboards without windows keys by default
Anaconda configures UK keyboards without windows keys by default
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: redhat-config-keyboard (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Brent Fox
Mike McLean
: 81098 81346 (view as bug list)
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Reported: 2003-01-01 15:39 EST by Alan Cox
Modified: 2008-01-17 12:49 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-05-25 10:29:36 EDT
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Description Alan Cox 2003-01-01 15:39:16 EST
Description of problem:

Install Linux
Attempt to move a window using win-mouse (moved from the much saner alt-mouse by
the metacity people for some weird reason). It fails. Xev shows the event
mapping is wrong.

We should default to a keyboard setup that includes the windows keys, as 99.9%
of people will have such a keyboard.

Comment 1 Brent Fox 2003-01-03 13:09:31 EST
The win/mouse combination worked for me to drag windows around, but I was using
the us keymap.  What keymap are you using?  

Comment 2 Brent Fox 2003-01-03 13:11:11 EST
Oh sorry, I see you are using the uk keymap.  
Comment 3 Alan Cox 2003-01-03 13:12:38 EST
UK keymap. I have to hand hack the config to pc105 keyboard layout to get the
keys working
Comment 4 Brent Fox 2003-01-03 15:50:14 EST
Should be fixed in rhpl-0.74-1.  Most keyboards should default to the pc105
layout.  QA, please verify.
Comment 5 Brent Fox 2003-01-04 11:58:29 EST
*** Bug 81098 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 6 Brent Fox 2003-01-08 10:38:47 EST
*** Bug 81346 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 7 Brent Fox 2003-05-25 10:29:36 EDT
There is a stack of 64 bugs that have been in Modified state for a long period
of time.  I am closing these as Rawhide now.  If you find that the issue is not
fixed, please reopen this report.

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