Bug 826773 - Some custom keyboard shortcuts do not work
Some custom keyboard shortcuts do not work
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-shell (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Owen Taylor
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Reported: 2012-05-30 19:21 EDT by Štefan Gurský
Modified: 2013-08-01 02:36 EDT (History)
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Description Štefan Gurský 2012-05-30 19:21:56 EDT
Description of problem:
I created custom keyboard shortcut to launch gnome terminal using ScrollLock key. But pressing scroll lock does not launch terminal.
Assigning scroll lock to something else sometimes works (If I assign it to "maximize window" it works, if I assign it to toggling high contrast, it does not).

When using Ctrl+ScrollLock instead of Scroll Lock, it works.

Same thing happens for Insert key.

I used Scroll Lock for launching terminal before.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Name        : gnome-shell
Version     : 3.4.1
Release     : 5.fc17
Architecture: x86_64

Steps to Reproduce:
1. run gnome-control-center
2. go to keyboard->shortcuts->custom shortcuts
3. click plus
4. name: terminal, command: /usr/bin/gnome-terminal
5. Assign Scroll Lock
6. (optionally close control center) Press scroll lock 
Actual results:

Expected results:
Running gnome-terminal
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