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  1. JDK
  2. JDK-5099725

AWT doesn't seem to handle MappingNotify events under X11.

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    • Subcomponent:
    • Resolved In Build:
      b78
    • CPU:
      x86, sparc
    • OS:
      linux, solaris_9

      Description

      The easiest way to reproduce this is to login to a SunRay that has
      a US keyboard attached. Start up a simple Java application that
      puts up a TextField. Type a few letters. Then unplug the keyboard
      and plug in a non-US keyboard, eg., German. Type a letter that
      has a different location, such as the 'Y' on German that would be
      'Z' on US. Note that a 'Z' still appears instead of 'Y'.

      After the keyboard is swapped on a SunRay, the first key that is
      pressed causes the X server to notice that the key event from
      the DTU has a different country code, so it reads in the
      description for that keyboard, remaps, and sends out a MappingNotify
      to interested clients. At that point AWT should refresh its notion
      of the keycode=>keysym mapping.

      ###@###.### 2004-09-09
      ###@###.### 2004-09-10

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          son Oleg Sukhodolsky (Inactive) added a comment -
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          Should try to address this in mustang
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          son Oleg Sukhodolsky (Inactive) added a comment - BT2:EVALUATION Should try to address this in mustang ###@###.### 2004-09-10

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            • Assignee:
              yan Yuri Nesterenko
              Reporter:
              bterek Bob Terek (Inactive)
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