[Pkg-xfce-devel] Bug#721669: xfce-keyboard-shortcuts: Shift modifier does not work when adding application shortcut

Mark Kamichoff prox at prolixium.com
Mon Sep 2 22:12:01 UTC 2013

Package: xfce-keyboard-shortcuts
Version: 4.10.0-3
Severity: normal
Tags: upstream


Currently, there is a bug in xfce-keyboard-shortcuts that prevents the
<Shift> modifier key from being used in conjunction with another
modifier key (for example, <Meta>) when specifying a keyboard shortcut.

To reproduce:

* Navigate to Application Shortcuts under the Keyboard configuration
* Create a new application shortcut by pressing and holding down the
  following in order:
	1) Alt
	2) Shift
	3) <any other key, for example: l>

The expected behavior is that the shortcut be created as:


However, the current behavior ignores the <Shift> modifier and creates
the shortcut incorrectly as:


There is already a bug and a patch that has been committed upstream:


Can this patch be included in the xfce-keyboard-shortcuts package in


- Mark

-- System Information:
Debian Release: jessie/sid
  APT prefers testing
  APT policy: (500, 'testing')
Architecture: i386 (i686)

Kernel: Linux 3.2.0-4-686-pae (SMP w/1 CPU core)
Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash

xfce-keyboard-shortcuts depends on no packages.

xfce-keyboard-shortcuts recommends no packages.

Versions of packages xfce-keyboard-shortcuts suggests:
ii  libxfce4ui-1-0  4.10.0-3

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