Bug 22885

Summary: [PATCH] xserver-1.6: Fix keyboard repeat problem
Product: xorg Reporter: Kim Woelders <kim>
Component: Server/GeneralAssignee: Xorg Project Team <xorg-team>
Status: RESOLVED FIXED QA Contact: Xorg Project Team <xorg-team>
Severity: normal    
Priority: medium    
Version: unspecified   
Hardware: Other   
OS: All   
i915 platform: i915 features:
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Fix key repeat problem none

Description Kim Woelders 2009-07-21 23:42:49 UTC
Created attachment 27898 [details] [review]
Fix key repeat problem

I have had trouble with keys getting "stuck" and autorepeating until some  
key press. I believe the problem is related to clients grabbing the  
keyboard for some(?) time. The attached patch seems to cure this.

I have only seen the problem in xserver 1.6, not 1.5 or master.

See also http://lists.freedesktop.org/archives/xorg-devel/2009-July/001387.html
where the patch was ack'ed by Peter Hutterer. Unfortunately the patch seems to be empty in the mail archive.
Comment 1 Kim Woelders 2009-08-02 09:33:34 UTC
Committed as b10c4fe343d2339bae4736793939e44a6befaf88, I see.

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