xserver-git and KDM: CAPSLOCK failure
daniel at fooishbar.org
Wed Jul 18 12:46:16 PDT 2007
On Thu, Jul 19, 2007 at 05:00:47AM +0930, Peter Hutterer wrote:
> Daniel Stone wrote:
> >On Wed, Jul 18, 2007 at 05:07:14PM +0200, Jens Stroebel wrote:
> >>The commitdiff for the commit we'd rather not like to have in our build
> >>can be viewed here:
> >>but as I have no idea of the internals related to it, I'd be glad for
> >Thanks for tracking it down. This is going to be difficult, ugh.
> Does KDM actually use XInput events? If not, I don't see why this screws
> things up. This is weird...
I'm thinking that we're hitting a disastrous race with the state
calculation. Both myself and Eric are seeing random stray modifiers:
sometimes, Ctrl/Alt/Shift are stuck on, and I have to restart the X
server (if Ctrl or Alt is stuck down, this becomes a two-key
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