You cannot type Latin1 characters in Location bar. Steps of reproduce 1. Set the Latin1 keyboard in Linux 2. Launch Apprunner 3. Go to the above URL 4. Type Latin1 characters in the each field. Tested 9-17 Linux build. This works fine in Mac and Windows. Allan, Would you put the info how to change the Keyboard layout in Redhat 6.0 here?
same as 14387. Please talk to teruko first. It could be simply she don't know how to select keyboard.
Allan, did you find out how to set the Latin-1 keyboard? How is it done?
This is from Allan's mail how to change keyboard. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------ But I did find one way to change the keyboard. It's ugly and dangerous, but it works. 1) Be careful: if you enter invalid data into this file, bad things could happen. 2) open a terminal in linux. 3) edit your XF86Config file in your favorite editor. Only root can do this, so you will need to know the root password for the machine you are working on. You can edit this file in (at least) two ways: % su root # emacs (or vi or pico) /etc/X11/XF86Config --or-- % su -c "pico -w /etc/X11/XF86Config" 4) Save a copy of this file in case you make a mistake. 5) In this file, search for the line that reads: XkbLayout "us" 6) Edit this line (be sure that it doesn't begin with a '#'--those lines are only comments). Insert the keyboard language of your choice. XkbLayout "de" (or "fr" or ?) NOTE: I don't know what all the actual language codes are. They should contain all the languages available for Latin1, Latin2, and Euro, as well as Cyrillic. I haven't experimented much (See step 1) 7) once you edit the line, save the file and reboot the machine. To change your settings back to the original ones, follow steps 1 to 6 again, or substitute the copy you made in step 3, then reboot your machine.
pavlov, I am not sure akkana fix this or not in the keyEvent_19991004_BRANCH I land yesterday. Can you try this in your machine ?
Summary: [PP] Cannot type Latin1 characters in forms → [dogfood] [PP] Cannot type Latin1 characters in forms
I tested this in 10-20-08 Linux build. I changed to French keyboard. Keyboard is changed to French, but accepted characters (יא...) cannot be typed.
Status: ASSIGNED → RESOLVED
Closed: 20 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
This bug was also fixed by switching on the XIM code again, which also converts GDK keyboard input to Unicode. I tested the latest nightly build, and it was OK, so I'm marking this FIXED.
I verified this in 10-29-08 Linux build.
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