Bug 7500 - Hardware keyboard doesn't work in Maemo5
: Hardware keyboard doesn't work in Maemo5
Status: NEW
Product: BlueMaemo
General
: 0.3
: All Maemo
: Medium normal with 6 votes (vote)
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Assigned To: Valério Valério
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Reported: 2009-12-30 19:12 UTC by Valério Valério
Modified: 2010-11-21 17:46 UTC (History)
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Description Valério Valério (reporter) maemo.org 2009-12-30 19:12:56 UTC
SOFTWARE VERSION:

BlueMaemo 0.3.9
Maemo5 41.1 and 51.1

EXACT STEPS LEADING TO PROBLEM: 
1. Start BlueMaemo and connect to a device. 
2. Press a key in the hardware keyboard.

EXPECTED OUTCOME:

The pressed key should be sent to the connected device.

ACTUAL OUTCOME:

41.1 - Contacts application shows up
51.1 - Nothing happens

REPRODUCIBILITY:
always

EXTRA SOFTWARE INSTALLED:

OTHER COMMENTS:

This is caused by a bug in the EFL libraries introduced in Fremantle, due to
some changes in windows manager behavior.

Related discussion at TMO: http://talk.maemo.org/showthread.php?t=36952
Discussion in the EFL mailing lists:
http://www.mail-archive.com/enlightenment-devel@lists.sourceforge.net/msg23668.html


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Comment 1 Valério Valério (reporter) maemo.org 2010-01-06 01:56:53 UTC
*** Bug 7551 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 2 No Mercy 2010-01-16 09:20:15 UTC
hello,

within blue maemo you have to press the prower button. after that you have to
"touch" on the screen ( not the opened menu) to make the menu go away without
choosing something.

after that you can use the hardware keyboard ;)
Comment 3 zimon 2010-02-12 15:56:03 UTC
*** Bug 9021 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 4 Valério Valério (reporter) maemo.org 2010-04-02 22:15:46 UTC
*** Bug 9819 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 5 Børge 2010-11-21 17:46:55 UTC
(In reply to comment #2)
> hello,
> 
> within blue maemo you have to press the prower button. after that you have to
> "touch" on the screen ( not the opened menu) to make the menu go away without
> choosing something.
> 
> after that you can use the hardware keyboard ;)
> 

this does not work for me.