autorepeat problem

Daniel Stone daniel at
Sat Nov 10 05:09:01 PST 2007

On Sat, Nov 10, 2007 at 01:47:54PM +0000, Simon Bachmann wrote:
> Daniel Stone wrote:
> > You can use XkbSetDetectableAutoRepeat for this.  This changes
> > autorepeat to press->press->press->press->release, not
> > press->release->press->release.
> Thanks for the hint.
> I've a question left, it's more a curiosity: if I understood things 
> right, the subsequent "false" KeyRelease/KeyPress events are put on the 
> event queue simultaneously, so one can assume that in the exact moment a 
> "false" KeyRelease event gets available on the queue, the corresponding 
> KeyPress is there too. Is this correct?

This used to be the case, but isn't the case anymore (1.4.1 and above).

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