Bug 10662 - Кeyboard layout change on hotkeys press instead of release, inconsistency with app's shortcuts
Summary: Кeyboard layout change on hotkeys press instead of release, inconsistency wit...
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 865
Alias: None
Product: xorg
Classification: Unclassified
Component: * Other (show other bugs)
Version: unspecified
Hardware: Other All
: medium normal
Assignee: Xorg Project Team
QA Contact: Xorg Project Team
Depends on:
Reported: 2007-04-17 07:48 UTC by Sergey Sinitsa
Modified: 2007-04-17 08:25 UTC (History)
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Description Sergey Sinitsa 2007-04-17 07:48:28 UTC
I have Ctrl+Shift set to layout switch and press ctrl+shift+N (to open new Terminal or new tab in Opera) -- as a result I have my keyboard layout switched. This happens because Ubuntu (or XOrg?) change layout on key press instead of release and do not match layout hotkeys with application shortcuts. MS Windows do. If layout change hotkeys is pressed with another key this must be treated as application shortcut and layout must not be changed.

I've added this bug report about about a year ago to Ubuntu bugtrack:

Now it  was commented by Gnome developer that "that's the way X
Comment 1 Daniel Stone 2007-04-17 08:25:24 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 865 ***

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