[SailfishDevel] uinput with maliit at sailfishapps

Andrey Kozhevnikov coderusinbox at gmail.com
Mon Feb 24 22:03:34 UTC 2014

I can suggest you to ask Jolla to implement system hwkb input method to 
disable vkb to appear, and fix android input. Thats 9000% better than 
hacking :)

On 25.02.2014 03:43, Kimmo Lindholm wrote:
> Or something like that....
> (Running this on Jolla ( and it is related to the qwerty toh 
> keyboard)
> I use uinput to send key events (EV_KEY) -- these works ok,
> but when I send e.g. KEY_LEFTSHIFT or KEY_CAPSLOCK, a ? character 
> appears as "prefix" to the actual character.
> e.g. sending KEY_A à a
> sending KEY_LEFTSHIFT and then KEY_A à ?A
> That is on sailfish apps, but when I do same thing in fingerterminal, 
> the ? char does not appear and all works fine.
> On android apps nothing works.
> If someone feels that this is a bug (as I do) please could someone 
> point me to correct direction reporting it out.
> Regards,
> Kimmo
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