[Pkg-xfce-devel] Bug#479759: Bug#479759: xfce4: keyboard shortcuts don't respect keyboard layout

Yves-Alexis Perez corsac at debian.org
Sat May 17 15:17:07 UTC 2008

reassign 479759 xfce4-mcs-plugins
On Tue, May 06, 2008 at 01:55:26PM +0000, Gabriel Sean Farrell wrote:
> I use a dvorak keyboard layout, with the following lines in my
> xorg.conf:
>     Option         "XkbLayout" "us"
>     Option         "XkbVariant" "dvorak"
> In Xfce4 Settings Manager -> Keyboard -> Shortcuts, I've set
> Shift+Control+Alt+t to launch a terminal (/usr/bin/xfce4-terminal).  On
> the most recent upgrade I noticed it stopped working, but it will work
> if I hit the normal "t" key on the keyboard, rather than the "k" key I
> usually hit to type a "t".  
> As soon as I open the keyboard settings dialog the expected,
> dvorak-layout key works again.

Could you try to (re)set the keyboard while using the dvorak layout, and
pressing the actual key (on the dvorak layout) you want?

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